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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2021, August

Appendix table 22. Active population by sex and age 2020/I - 2021/I (Appendix table was corrected on 27 July 2021.)

  Year/Quarter Change Change
2020/I 2021/I 2020/I - 2021/I 2020/I - 2021/I
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 681 2 703 22 0,8
15-64 2 606 2 620 14 0,5
15-24 285 284 -1 -0,4
25-34 579 588 9 1,5
35-44 621 635 14 2,2
45-54 597 589 -8 -1,3
55-64 523 523 1 0,1
65-74 75 84 8 10,9
Males 15-74 1 395 1 409 14 1,0
15-64 1 346 1 356 10 0,7
15-24 146 145 -1 -0,5
25-34 317 313 -4 -1,4
35-44 331 337 6 1,9
45-54 299 301 1 0,5
55-64 253 261 7 2,9
65-74 49 53 4 8,8
Females 15-74 1 286 1 295 8 0,6
15-64 1 260 1 264 4 0,3
15-24 140 139 -0 -0,3
25-34 262 275 13 5,0
35-44 290 298 8 2,7
45-54 298 289 -9 -3,1
55-64 270 263 -7 -2,5
65-74 27 31 4 14,7

Source: Labour force survey 2021, March. Statistics Finland

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Updated 04.05.2021

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. March 2021, Appendix table 22. Active population by sex and age 2020/I - 2021/I (Appendix table was corrected on 27 July 2021.) . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 23.9.2021].
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