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Appendix table 40. Unemployed persons 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 15-74 275 229 -46 -16,7
15-64 275 228 -47 -17,0
15-24 104 82 -22 -21,3
25-34 54 49 -5 -9,1
35-44 34 30 -4 -12,4
45-54 41 31 -10 -23,6
55-64 41 35 -6 -13,7
Males 15-74 145 122 -23 -15,8
15-64 145 122 -23 -16,0
15-24 53 40 -13 -24,6
25-34 30 30 -0 -0,2
35-44 16 17 0 1,5
45-54 23 15 -9 -36,5
55-64 23 21 -2 -8,5
Females 15-74 130 107 -23 -17,8
15-64 130 106 -23 -18,0
15-24 52 42 -9 -17,9
25-34 25 20 -5 -19,9
35-44 18 13 -5 -25,2
45-54 17 16 -1 -6,1
55-64 18 15 -4 -20,0

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].
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