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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2015/05 - 2016/05

  Year/Month Change Change
2015/05 2016/05 2015/05 - 2016/05 2015/05 - 2016/05
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 758 2 747 -10 -0,4
15-64 2 689 2 672 -18 -0,7
15-24 412 383 -29 -7,1
25-34 574 582 8 1,4
35-44 575 588 13 2,3
45-54 646 636 -9 -1,4
55-64 482 482 0 0,0
65-74 68 76 7 10,8
Males 15-74 1 407 1 429 22 1,6
15-64 1 369 1 386 17 1,2
15-24 199 195 -4 -2,1
25-34 317 322 6 1,8
35-44 304 315 11 3,5
45-54 322 317 -5 -1,5
55-64 227 236 9 4,0
65-74 38 43 5 13,9
Females 15-74 1 351 1 318 -32 -2,4
15-64 1 320 1 286 -35 -2,6
15-24 214 188 -25 -11,8
25-34 258 260 2 0,8
35-44 270 273 3 0,9
45-54 324 319 -5 -1,4
55-64 255 246 -9 -3,6
65-74 31 33 2 7,0

Source: Labour force survey 2016, May. Statistics Finland

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Updated 21.06.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. May 2016, Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2015/05 - 2016/05 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 18.11.2019].
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