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Appendix table 40. Unemployed persons 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 15-74 230 212 -18 -7,8
15-64 230 211 -19 -8,3
15-24 50 45 -5 -10,8
25-34 49 43 -5 -11,2
35-44 41 40 -1 -2,3
45-54 49 44 -5 -11,1
55-64 41 39 -2 -4,2
Males 15-74 126 115 -11 -8,9
15-64 126 114 -12 -9,6
15-24 26 25 -1 -5,3
25-34 27 24 -2 -7,8
35-44 22 22 0 0,0
45-54 28 23 -5 -17,5
55-64 23 19 -4 -16,1
Females 15-74 104 98 -7 -6,3
15-64 104 97 -7 -6,7
15-24 24 20 -4 -16,7
25-34 22 19 -3 -15,3
35-44 19 18 -1 -4,9
45-54 21 21 -1 -2,8
55-64 18 20 2 11,3

Source: Labour force survey 2016, December. Statistics Finland

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2016, Appendix table 40. Unemployed persons by sex and age 2015/IV - 2016/IV . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 15.10.2019].
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