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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, August

5.2 Unemployed 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 15-74 304 233 247 23,2
15-64 304 233 247 23,4
15-24 160 74 134 19,0
25-54 115 130 88 31,2
55-64 29 29 24 19,0
Males 15-74 172 130 127 35,6
15-64 172 130 127 35,9
15-24 85 40 74 15,5
25-54 69 71 40 71,8
55-64 17 20 12 41,2
Females 15-74 132 103 120 10,1
15-64 132 103 120 10,1
15-24 74 35 60 23,4
25-54 46 59 48 -3,2
55-64 12 9 12 -3,8

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, 5.2 Unemployed persons by sex and age 2009/05 - 2008/05 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 21.10.2019].
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