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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

Appendix table 6. Employed persons by sex and age 2015/10 - 2016/10

  Year/Month Change Change
2015/10 2016/10 2015/10 - 2016/10 2015/10 - 2016/10
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 448 2 446 -2 -0,1
15-64 2 373 2 367 -6 -0,3
15-24 230 228 -2 -0,7
25-34 532 537 5 0,9
35-44 554 547 -7 -1,3
45-54 607 600 -7 -1,2
55-64 451 456 5 1,1
65-74 74 78 4 5,7
Males 15-74 1 244 1 274 30 2,4
15-64 1 197 1 230 33 2,8
15-24 107 111 4 3,7
25-34 286 297 11 3,8
35-44 293 295 1 0,5
45-54 302 308 6 2,0
55-64 208 219 11 5,2
65-74 47 45 -3 -6,0
Females 15-74 1 204 1 172 -32 -2,7
15-64 1 177 1 138 -39 -3,3
15-24 123 117 -6 -4,6
25-34 246 240 -6 -2,5
35-44 261 253 -9 -3,3
45-54 305 292 -13 -4,3
55-64 242 237 -6 -2,4
65-74 27 34 7 26,3

Source: Labour force survey 2016, October. Statistics Finland

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Updated 22.11.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. October 2016, Appendix table 6. Employed persons by sex and age 2015/10 - 2016/10 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 23.10.2019].
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