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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, August

3.2 Employed persons by sex and age 2009/05 - 2008/05

  Year/Month Change
2009/05 2009/04 2008/05 2009/05 - 2008/05
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 495 2 432 2 554 -2,3
15-64 2 457 2 397 2 519 -2,5
15-24 258 239 285 -9,8
25-54 1 766 1 725 1 807 -2,3
55-64 434 434 427 1,6
Males 15-74 1 267 1 247 1 335 -5,1
15-64 1 245 1 224 1 311 -5,0
15-24 122 114 140 -13,0
25-54 914 895 953 -4,1
55-64 209 215 218 -4,0
Females 15-74 1 228 1 185 1 219 0,7
15-64 1 212 1 174 1 209 0,3
15-24 135 125 145 -6,6
25-54 852 830 854 -0,3
55-64 225 219 209 7,5

Source: Labour force survey 2009, May. Statistics Finland

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Updated 23.06.2009

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. May 2009, 3.2 Employed persons by sex and age 2009/05 - 2008/05 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 22.10.2019].
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