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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, August

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

  Year/Quarter Change Change
2017/III 2018/III 2017/III - 2018/III 2017/III - 2018/III
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 714 2 757 42 1,6
15-64 2 642 2 676 35 1,3
15-24 341 329 -12 -3,4
25-34 574 591 18 3,1
35-44 597 622 26 4,3
45-54 637 623 -14 -2,2
55-64 494 511 17 3,4
65-74 72 80 8 10,9
Males 15-74 1 416 1 437 21 1,5
15-64 1 370 1 387 16 1,2
15-24 169 160 -9 -5,1
25-34 316 328 12 3,8
35-44 318 332 14 4,5
45-54 324 315 -9 -2,8
55-64 245 252 8 3,1
65-74 46 51 5 10,1
Females 15-74 1 298 1 319 22 1,7
15-64 1 271 1 290 18 1,4
15-24 172 169 -3 -1,8
25-34 258 264 6 2,2
35-44 279 290 11 4,1
45-54 313 308 -5 -1,7
55-64 250 259 9 3,7
65-74 26 30 3 12,4

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 22. Active population by sex and age 2017/III - 2018/III . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 21.10.2019].
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