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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2018, December

Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2015/03 - 2016/03

  Year/Month Change Change
2015/03 2016/03 2015/03 - 2016/03 2015/03 - 2016/03
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 654 2 694 40 1,5
15-64 2 596 2 630 33 1,3
15-24 320 315 -5 -1,7
25-34 561 581 21 3,7
35-44 580 593 13 2,3
45-54 653 649 -4 -0,7
55-64 482 492 9 1,9
65-74 58 64 6 10,9
Males 15-74 1 381 1 401 20 1,4
15-64 1 346 1 362 16 1,2
15-24 159 166 6 4,1
25-34 315 323 8 2,7
35-44 310 313 3 0,9
45-54 329 327 -2 -0,6
55-64 233 234 1 0,3
65-74 36 39 3 9,0
Females 15-74 1 273 1 293 20 1,6
15-64 1 250 1 267 17 1,4
15-24 161 149 -12 -7,4
25-34 246 258 12 5,0
35-44 270 280 11 3,9
45-54 324 322 -2 -0,7
55-64 249 258 9 3,4
65-74 22 25 3 13,9

Source: Labour force survey 2016, March. Statistics Finland

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Updated 26.4.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. March 2016, Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2015/03 - 2016/03 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 21.2.2019].
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