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Appendix table 24. Employed persons by sex and age 2016/I - 2017/I

  Year/Quarter Change Change
2016/I 2017/I 2016/I - 2017/I 2016/I - 2017/I
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 396 2 407 11 0,4
15-64 2 328 2 340 12 0,5
15-24 225 226 2 0,7
25-34 515 523 8 1,5
35-44 547 551 4 0,8
45-54 594 585 -8 -1,4
55-64 447 454 7 1,6
65-74 68 66 -2 -2,5
Males 15-74 1 227 1 236 9 0,7
15-64 1 188 1 196 8 0,7
15-24 106 110 4 3,9
25-34 285 283 -2 -0,6
35-44 291 292 1 0,3
45-54 297 296 -1 -0,4
55-64 210 216 6 3,0
65-74 39 40 1 1,3
Females 15-74 1 169 1 171 2 0,2
15-64 1 140 1 144 4 0,4
15-24 119 117 -2 -2,0
25-34 230 240 10 4,2
35-44 256 260 3 1,3
45-54 297 290 -7 -2,4
55-64 238 238 1 0,3
65-74 29 26 -2 -7,8

Source: Labour force survey 2017, March. Statistics Finland

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Updated 27.04.2017

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. March 2017, Appendix table 24. Employed persons by sex and age 2016/I - 2017/I . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 15.11.2019].
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