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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, May

Appendix table 6. Employed persons by sex and age 2017/04 - 2018/04

  Year/Month Change Change
2017/04 2018/04 2017/04 - 2018/04 2017/04 - 2018/04
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 443 2 491 48 2,0
15-64 2 370 2 410 40 1,7
15-24 233 237 3 1,4
25-34 524 534 9 1,8
35-44 556 578 21 3,9
45-54 602 588 -15 -2,5
55-64 454 474 21 4,6
65-74 73 81 8 11,4
Males 15-74 1 261 1 276 15 1,2
15-64 1 216 1 225 9 0,8
15-24 105 109 4 3,7
25-34 282 287 4 1,5
35-44 301 303 2 0,5
45-54 306 297 -9 -2,9
55-64 221 229 8 3,8
65-74 45 51 6 13,5
Females 15-74 1 182 1 215 33 2,8
15-64 1 154 1 185 31 2,7
15-24 128 128 -1 -0,4
25-34 242 247 5 2,1
35-44 255 275 20 7,8
45-54 296 290 -6 -2,0
55-64 233 245 12 5,3
65-74 28 30 2 8,1

Source: Labour force survey 2018, April. Statistics Finland

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Updated 23.05.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. April 2018, Appendix table 6. Employed persons by sex and age 2017/04 - 2018/04 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 24.7.2019].
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