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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, April

Appendix table 6. Employed persons by sex and age 2017/08 - 2018/08

  Year/Month Change Change
2017/08 2018/08 2017/08 - 2018/08 2017/08 - 2018/08
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 502 2 566 64 2,6
15-64 2 432 2 496 64 2,6
15-24 289 278 -10 -3,6
25-34 524 555 31 5,9
35-44 561 584 24 4,2
45-54 600 593 -7 -1,2
55-64 459 486 27 5,9
65-74 70 70 0 0,2
Males 15-74 1 305 1 340 35 2,7
15-64 1 260 1 298 38 3,0
15-24 138 132 -6 -4,3
25-34 293 312 19 6,4
35-44 302 316 14 4,8
45-54 303 301 -2 -0,7
55-64 224 237 12 5,6
65-74 45 42 -3 -5,7
Females 15-74 1 197 1 226 29 2,4
15-64 1 172 1 198 26 2,2
15-24 150 146 -4 -2,9
25-34 231 243 12 5,2
35-44 259 268 9 3,5
45-54 297 292 -5 -1,8
55-64 235 249 15 6,3
65-74 25 28 3 10,4

Source: Labour force survey 2018, August. Statistics Finland

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Updated 25.09.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. August 2018, Appendix table 6. Employed persons by sex and age 2017/08 - 2018/08 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 26.5.2019].
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