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

  Year/Quarter Change Change
2016/IV 2017/IV 2016/IV - 2017/IV 2016/IV - 2017/IV
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 212 205 -8 -3,6
15-64 211 203 -8 -3,7
15-24 45 41 -4 -9,6
25-34 43 50 7 16,2
35-44 40 35 -5 -11,4
45-54 44 37 -7 -15,8
55-64 39 40 1 2,8
Males 15-74 115 113 -2 -2,0
15-64 114 111 -2 -2,0
15-24 25 22 -3 -12,3
25-34 24 28 4 14,6
35-44 22 18 -4 -17,0
45-54 23 21 -2 -6,9
55-64 19 22 3 13,4
Females 15-74 98 92 -5 -5,5
15-64 97 92 -5 -5,6
15-24 20 19 -1 -6,3
25-34 19 22 3 18,3
35-44 18 17 -1 -4,5
45-54 21 15 -5 -25,7
55-64 20 18 -2 -7,6

Source: Labour force survey 2017, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 25.1.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2017, Appendix table 40. Unemployed persons by sex and age 2016/IV - 2017/IV . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 15.11.2018].
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