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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, May

9.2 Employed persons by sex and age 2009/IV - 2008/IV

  Year/Quarter Change
2009/IV 2009/III 2008/IV 2009/IV - 2008/IV
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 408 2 476 2 509 -4,1
15-64 2 375 2 444 2 473 -4,0
15-24 220 266 261 -15,6
25-54 1 727 1 742 1 777 -2,9
55-64 428 435 435 -1,6
Males 15-74 1 225 1 272 1 298 -5,6
15-64 1 203 1 250 1 275 -5,6
15-24 103 130 126 -18,2
25-54 894 908 932 -4,1
55-64 206 212 217 -5,1
Females 15-74 1 182 1 204 1 211 -2,3
15-64 1 172 1 194 1 198 -2,2
15-24 117 136 135 -13,2
25-54 832 834 845 -1,5
55-64 222 223 218 1,8

Source: Labour force survey 2009, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 26.01.2010

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2009, 9.2 Employed persons by sex and age 2009/IV - 2008/IV . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 18.7.2019].
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