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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, March

Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2016/03 - 2017/03

  Year/Month Change Change
2016/03 2017/03 2016/03 - 2017/03 2016/03 - 2017/03
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 694 2 699 5 0,2
15-64 2 630 2 638 8 0,3
15-24 315 320 5 1,4
25-34 581 572 -9 -1,5
35-44 593 601 7 1,2
45-54 649 635 -14 -2,1
55-64 492 510 19 3,8
65-74 64 61 -3 -4,4
Males 15-74 1 401 1 398 -3 -0,2
15-64 1 362 1 361 -1 -0,1
15-24 166 160 -6 -3,6
25-34 323 307 -16 -4,9
35-44 313 322 10 3,1
45-54 327 326 -1 -0,2
55-64 234 246 12 5,2
65-74 39 37 -2 -6,0
Females 15-74 1 293 1 301 8 0,6
15-64 1 267 1 276 9 0,7
15-24 149 160 11 7,0
25-34 258 265 7 2,7
35-44 280 278 -2 -0,8
45-54 322 309 -13 -4,1
55-64 258 264 6 2,5
65-74 25 25 -1 -2,0

Source: Labour force survey 2017, March. Statistics Finland

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Updated 27.04.2017

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. March 2017, Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2016/03 - 2017/03 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 25.4.2019].
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