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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

Appendix table 6. Employed persons by sex and age 2015/12 - 2016/12

  Year/Month Change Change
2015/12 2016/12 2015/12 - 2016/12 2015/12 - 2016/12
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 387 2 421 34 1,4
15-64 2 322 2 361 39 1,7
15-24 223 248 25 11,3
25-34 516 530 14 2,7
35-44 531 542 11 2,1
45-54 598 589 -9 -1,5
55-64 455 453 -2 -0,3
65-74 65 60 -5 -8,4
Males 15-74 1 230 1 261 31 2,5
15-64 1 189 1 223 34 2,9
15-24 106 125 19 17,9
25-34 288 288 0 0,1
35-44 281 284 3 1,2
45-54 299 305 6 2,1
55-64 215 221 5 2,5
65-74 41 38 -3 -7,5
Females 15-74 1 158 1 160 3 0,2
15-64 1 133 1 138 5 0,5
15-24 117 123 6 5,5
25-34 228 242 13 5,9
35-44 250 258 8 3,0
45-54 299 283 -15 -5,2
55-64 239 232 -7 -2,9
65-74 25 22 -2 -9,7

Source: Labour force survey 2016, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.1.2017

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2016, Appendix table 6. Employed persons by sex and age 2015/12 - 2016/12 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 15.11.2019].
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