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Appendix table 5. Activity rates by sex and age 2020/12 - 2021/12

Year/Month Change
2020/12 2021/12 2020/12 - 2021/12
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Sex Age group
Both sexes 15-74 64,7 67,5 2,8
15-64 75,9 78,7 2,8
15-24 46,4 47,7 1,3
25-34 80,6 85,1 4,5
35-44 88,4 90,9 2,5
45-54 88,9 90,6 1,7
55-64 72,0 75,6 3,6
65-74 10,4 13,0 2,6
Males 15-74 67,5 69,9 2,4
15-64 77,4 79,6 2,2
15-24 44,5 44,7 0,2
25-34 88,2 90,1 1,8
35-44 90,2 93,2 3,0
45-54 87,7 90,6 2,9
55-64 71,9 74,5 2,6
65-74 15,3 18,8 3,5
Females 15-74 61,8 65,0 3,2
15-64 74,5 77,8 3,4
15-24 48,5 50,8 2,3
25-34 72,6 79,8 7,2
35-44 86,3 88,5 2,1
45-54 90,2 90,5 0,3
55-64 72,1 76,7 4,6
65-74 6,2 8,0 1,7

Source: Labour force survey 2021, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 25.1.2022

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2021, Appendix table 5. Activity rates by sex and age 2020/12 - 2021/12 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 26.6.2022].
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