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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, January

Appendix table 22. Active population by sex and age 2017/II - 2018/II

  Year/Quarter Change Change
2017/II 2018/II 2017/II - 2018/II 2017/II - 2018/II
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 769 2 802 33 1,2
15-64 2 698 2 725 27 1,0
15-24 381 381 -1 -0,2
25-34 587 593 6 1,1
35-44 589 619 30 5,0
45-54 640 621 -20 -3,1
55-64 500 512 12 2,4
65-74 71 77 6 7,9
Males 15-74 1 439 1 450 11 0,8
15-64 1 394 1 402 8 0,6
15-24 190 183 -7 -3,6
25-34 320 325 5 1,4
35-44 313 327 13 4,3
45-54 326 316 -10 -3,2
55-64 245 252 7 2,9
65-74 45 48 3 7,2
Females 15-74 1 330 1 352 22 1,6
15-64 1 304 1 323 19 1,5
15-24 192 198 6 3,2
25-34 267 269 2 0,7
35-44 276 292 16 5,8
45-54 314 304 -9 -3,0
55-64 255 260 5 1,8
65-74 26 28 2 9,2

Source: Labour force survey 2018, June. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.7.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. June 2018, Appendix table 22. Active population by sex and age 2017/II - 2018/II . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 24.3.2019].
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