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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, August

Appendix table 6. Employed persons by sex and age 2017/09 - 2018/09

  Year/Month Change Change
2017/09 2018/09 2017/09 - 2018/09 2017/09 - 2018/09
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 461 2 533 72 2,9
15-64 2 389 2 452 63 2,6
15-24 237 236 -2 -0,7
25-34 529 551 22 4,1
35-44 564 602 38 6,7
45-54 595 590 -4 -0,7
55-64 463 473 9 2,0
65-74 72 81 9 12,6
Males 15-74 1 278 1 335 57 4,4
15-64 1 231 1 283 53 4,3
15-24 116 119 3 2,4
25-34 285 310 26 9,0
35-44 299 316 17 5,8
45-54 304 302 -2 -0,7
55-64 227 236 9 3,9
65-74 48 52 4 8,6
Females 15-74 1 183 1 198 15 1,3
15-64 1 158 1 168 10 0,9
15-24 121 116 -4 -3,7
25-34 244 240 -4 -1,6
35-44 265 286 20 7,7
45-54 291 289 -2 -0,8
55-64 237 237 1 0,2
65-74 25 30 5 20,3

Source: Labour force survey 2018, September. Statistics Finland

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Updated 23.10.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. September 2018, Appendix table 6. Employed persons by sex and age 2017/09 - 2018/09 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 20.10.2019].
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