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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, August

Appendix table 22. Active population by sex and age 2015/IV - 2016/IV

  Year/Quarter Change Change
2015/IV 2016/IV 2015/IV - 2016/IV 2015/IV - 2016/IV
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 643 2 639 -3 -0,1
15-64 2 569 2 568 -2 -0,1
15-24 277 282 5 1,8
25-34 571 567 -5 -0,8
35-44 585 587 2 0,4
45-54 648 639 -9 -1,4
55-64 488 493 5 1,0
65-74 73 72 -2 -2,6
Males 15-74 1 364 1 375 11 0,8
15-64 1 318 1 331 13 1,0
15-24 132 140 8 6,2
25-34 313 313 1 0,2
35-44 310 311 2 0,6
45-54 328 328 1 0,2
55-64 236 237 1 0,6
65-74 46 44 -1 -3,0
Females 15-74 1 279 1 264 -15 -1,2
15-64 1 251 1 237 -14 -1,1
15-24 145 142 -3 -2,2
25-34 259 254 -5 -2,0
35-44 275 275 0 0,2
45-54 321 311 -10 -3,0
55-64 252 255 3 1,3
65-74 28 27 -1 -2,0

Source: Labour force survey 2016, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.1.2017

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2016, Appendix table 22. Active population by sex and age 2015/IV - 2016/IV . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 15.10.2019].
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