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Appendix table 40. Unemployed persons by sex and age 2017/I - 2018/I

  Year/Quarter Change Change
2017/I 2018/I 2017/I - 2018/I 2017/I - 2018/I
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 248 237 -11 -4,4
15-64 247 236 -11 -4,6
15-24 69 62 -7 -9,7
25-34 50 55 5 10,6
35-44 41 35 -6 -15,0
45-54 49 41 -7 -14,7
55-64 39 42 3 8,9
Males 15-74 136 122 -14 -10,5
15-64 136 121 -15 -10,8
15-24 34 30 -4 -11,6
25-34 30 30 -1 -2,9
35-44 24 18 -6 -25,5
45-54 27 22 -5 -18,9
55-64 21 22 1 6,2
Females 15-74 112 115 3 3,0
15-64 111 114 3 3,1
15-24 35 32 -3 -7,9
25-34 19 26 6 31,8
35-44 17 17 -0 -0,6
45-54 22 20 -2 -9,4
55-64 18 20 2 11,9

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 40. Unemployed persons by sex and age 2017/I - 2018/I . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 23.7.2019].
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