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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, January

Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2017/03 - 2018/03

  Year/Month Change Change
2017/03 2018/03 2017/03 - 2018/03 2017/03 - 2018/03
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 699 2 716 17 0,6
15-64 2 638 2 646 8 0,3
15-24 320 306 -14 -4,3
25-34 572 588 15 2,7
35-44 601 606 5 0,8
45-54 635 627 -8 -1,3
55-64 510 520 10 1,9
65-74 61 70 9 14,8
Males 15-74 1 398 1 409 11 0,8
15-64 1 361 1 363 2 0,1
15-24 160 151 -9 -5,6
25-34 307 316 9 2,9
35-44 322 322 0 -0,1
45-54 326 322 -4 -1,3
55-64 246 253 7 2,7
65-74 37 45 9 24,2
Females 15-74 1 301 1 307 6 0,5
15-64 1 276 1 282 6 0,5
15-24 160 155 -5 -3,0
25-34 265 272 6 2,5
35-44 278 284 6 2,0
45-54 309 305 -4 -1,3
55-64 264 267 3 1,2
65-74 25 25 0 0,9

Source: Labour force survey 2018, March. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.4.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. March 2018, Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2017/03 - 2018/03 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 22.3.2019].
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