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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, July

Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2015/02 - 2016/02

  Year/Month Change Change
2015/02 2016/02 2015/02 - 2016/02 2015/02 - 2016/02
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 660 2 630 -30 -1,1
15-64 2 590 2 558 -32 -1,2
15-24 296 290 -6 -2,1
25-34 578 562 -16 -2,7
35-44 583 581 -2 -0,3
45-54 649 646 -3 -0,4
55-64 484 478 -6 -1,3
65-74 71 73 2 2,3
Males 15-74 1 358 1 353 -4 -0,3
15-64 1 318 1 316 -3 -0,2
15-24 148 136 -12 -8,3
25-34 311 311 0 0,1
35-44 307 309 2 0,5
45-54 325 330 5 1,6
55-64 228 230 2 1,1
65-74 39 38 -2 -4,2
Females 15-74 1 303 1 277 -26 -2,0
15-64 1 272 1 242 -30 -2,3
15-24 148 154 6 4,1
25-34 267 251 -16 -6,0
35-44 276 273 -3 -1,2
45-54 324 316 -8 -2,4
55-64 257 248 -9 -3,3
65-74 31 35 3 10,3

Source: Labour force survey 2016, February. Statistics Finland

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Updated 22.03.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. February 2016, Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2015/02 - 2016/02 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 17.9.2019].
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