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Appendix table 15. Unemployed persons by sex and age 2017/05 - 2018/05

  Year/Month Change Change
2017/05 2018/05 2017/05 - 2018/05 2017/05 - 2018/05
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 297 261 -35 -11,9
15-64 296 261 -35 -12,0
15-24 132 113 -19 -14,4
25-34 56 52 -4 -6,3
35-44 32 31 -1 -3,5
45-54 35 33 -3 -7,9
55-64 42 33 -9 -21,8
Males 15-74 149 132 -17 -11,6
15-64 149 131 -18 -11,9
15-24 61 51 -9 -15,6
25-34 25 31 6 22,4
35-44 15 15 1 4,9
45-54 23 15 -8 -33,3
55-64 26 19 -7 -27,2
Females 15-74 148 130 -18 -12,3
15-64 147 130 -18 -12,0
15-24 71 62 -9 -13,4
25-34 31 21 -9 -30,0
35-44 17 15 -2 -10,6
45-54 12 17 5 39,6
55-64 16 14 -2 -13,2

Source: Labour force survey 2018, May. Statistics Finland

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Updated 26.06.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. May 2018, Appendix table 15. Unemployed persons by sex and age 2017/05 - 2018/05 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 23.3.2019].
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