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Appendix table 15. Unemployed persons by sex and age 2017/10 - 2018/10

  Year/Month Change Change
2017/10 2018/10 2017/10 - 2018/10 2017/10 - 2018/10
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 197 171 -26 -13,0
15-64 197 170 -26 -13,4
15-24 33 40 7 21,0
25-34 57 32 -24 -43,2
35-44 39 33 -6 -14,9
45-54 33 31 -2 -5,4
55-64 35 33 -1 -3,9
Males 15-74 104 95 -8 -7,9
15-64 104 95 -8 -7,9
15-24 15 22 7 49,7
25-34 34 18 -15 -45,8
35-44 16 17 2 10,5
45-54 20 17 -3 -13,6
55-64 20 21 1 4,2
Females 15-74 93 76 -17 -18,6
15-64 93 75 -18 -19,6
15-24 18 18 0 -2,2
25-34 23 14 -9 -39,3
35-44 23 16 -7 -31,9
45-54 13 14 1 6,7
55-64 15 13 -2 -14,7

Source: Labour force survey 2018, October. Statistics Finland

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Updated 20.11.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. October 2018, Appendix table 15. Unemployed persons by sex and age 2017/10 - 2018/10 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 19.10.2019].
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