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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2017, July

Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2015/08 - 2016/08

  Year/Month Change Change
2015/08 2016/08 2015/08 - 2016/08 2015/08 - 2016/08
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 691 2 690 -1 0,0
15-64 2 610 2 613 3 0,1
15-24 324 324 0 -0,1
25-34 574 577 3 0,6
35-44 581 581 0 0,0
45-54 645 640 -6 -0,9
55-64 486 492 6 1,1
65-74 81 77 -4 -4,9
Males 15-74 1 386 1 397 12 0,8
15-64 1 338 1 352 14 1,1
15-24 153 152 -1 -0,4
25-34 316 317 0 0,2
35-44 307 309 1 0,4
45-54 325 327 2 0,7
55-64 236 247 11 4,5
65-74 48 45 -3 -5,4
Females 15-74 1 305 1 293 -13 -1,0
15-64 1 273 1 261 -11 -0,9
15-24 171 172 0 0,2
25-34 258 260 3 1,1
35-44 274 272 -1 -0,4
45-54 320 312 -8 -2,5
55-64 250 244 -5 -2,1
65-74 33 31 -1 -4,2

Source: Labour force survey 2016, August. Statistics Finland

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Updated 20.09.2016

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. August 2016, Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2015/08 - 2016/08 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 21.9.2017].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2016/08/tyti_2016_08_2016-09-20_tau_004_en.html

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