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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

3.2 Employed persons by sex and age 2009/08 - 2008/08

  Year/Month Change
2009/08 2009/07 2008/08 2009/08 - 2008/08
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 471 2 523 2 566 -3,7
15-64 2 438 2 492 2 531 -3,7
15-24 254 326 297 -14,6
25-54 1 742 1 743 1 802 -3,3
55-64 442 423 432 2,3
Males 15-74 1 258 1 309 1 339 -6,1
15-64 1 236 1 290 1 315 -6,1
15-24 127 161 145 -13,0
25-54 902 915 951 -5,1
55-64 207 214 219 -5,7
Females 15-74 1 213 1 213 1 226 -1,1
15-64 1 202 1 203 1 216 -1,1
15-24 127 166 151 -16,1
25-54 840 827 851 -1,3
55-64 236 210 213 10,6

Source: Labour force survey 2009, August. Statistics Finland

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Updated 22.09.2009

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. August 2009, 3.2 Employed persons by sex and age 2009/08 - 2008/08 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 18.11.2019].
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