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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2021, August

Appendix table 41. Unemployment rate by sex and age 2020/I - 2021/I (Appendix table was corrected on 27 July 2021.)

  Year/Quarter Change
2020/I 2021/I 2020/I - 2021/I
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Sex Age group      
Both sexes 15-74 7,1 8,4 1,3
15-64 7,3 8,6 1,4
15-24 21,3 21,9 0,6
25-34 7,6 8,6 1,0
35-44 4,1 6,0 1,8
45-54 3,9 5,9 2,0
55-64 6,9 7,8 0,8
Males 15-74 7,7 9,1 1,4
15-64 7,9 9,4 1,5
15-24 23,9 23,1 -0,9
25-34 8,0 9,4 1,3
35-44 4,4 6,5 2,1
45-54 4,1 7,4 3,3
55-64 7,6 7,8 0,2
Females 15-74 6,5 7,7 1,2
15-64 6,6 7,9 1,2
15-24 18,6 20,7 2,1
25-34 7,1 7,8 0,7
35-44 3,8 5,4 1,6
45-54 3,6 4,4 0,8
55-64 6,3 7,7 1,4

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].
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