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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, July

Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2015/09 - 2016/09

  Year/Month Change Change
2015/09 2016/09 2015/09 - 2016/09 2015/09 - 2016/09
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 678 2 664 -14 -0,5
15-64 2 614 2 598 -16 -0,6
15-24 295 302 7 2,3
25-34 572 570 -2 -0,4
35-44 595 592 -3 -0,5
45-54 662 638 -24 -3,6
55-64 490 496 7 1,3
65-74 63 65 2 2,9
Males 15-74 1 381 1 373 -8 -0,6
15-64 1 339 1 335 -5 -0,4
15-24 145 147 3 1,9
25-34 320 312 -8 -2,5
35-44 312 308 -4 -1,2
45-54 329 325 -3 -0,9
55-64 234 241 7 3,1
65-74 41 38 -3 -7,9
Females 15-74 1 297 1 291 -6 -0,5
15-64 1 275 1 264 -11 -0,9
15-24 150 154 4 2,7
25-34 252 258 6 2,2
35-44 283 284 1 0,2
45-54 334 313 -21 -6,2
55-64 256 255 -1 -0,3
65-74 22 27 5 23,5

Source: Labour force survey 2016, September. Statistics Finland

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Updated 25.10.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. September 2016, Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2015/09 - 2016/09 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 25.8.2019].
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