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Appendix table 40. Unemployed persons by sex and age 2016/I - 2017/I

  Year/Quarter Change Change
2016/I 2017/I 2016/I - 2017/I 2016/I - 2017/I
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 255 248 -7 -2,8
15-64 254 247 -7 -2,9
15-24 67 69 2 2,5
25-34 55 50 -5 -9,2
35-44 42 41 -1 -2,1
45-54 52 49 -3 -6,1
55-64 39 39 0 0,2
Males 15-74 140 136 -4 -2,6
15-64 140 136 -4 -2,6
15-24 37 34 -3 -6,9
25-34 30 30 0 0,8
35-44 21 24 3 14,1
45-54 31 27 -4 -12,9
55-64 21 21 -0 -1,1
Females 15-74 115 112 -4 -3,2
15-64 114 111 -4 -3,2
15-24 30 35 4 13,9
25-34 25 19 -5 -21,4
35-44 21 17 -4 -18,0
45-54 21 22 1 4,2
55-64 18 18 0 1,7

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 40. Unemployed persons by sex and age 2016/I - 2017/I . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 20.4.2019].
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