A more recent publication of this set of statistics is available.

Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, May

Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2017/10 - 2018/10

  Year/Month Change Change
2017/10 2018/10 2017/10 - 2018/10 2017/10 - 2018/10
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 689 2 707 18 0,7
15-64 2 609 2 627 18 0,7
15-24 270 273 3 1,0
25-34 587 579 -8 -1,4
35-44 610 635 25 4,2
45-54 639 629 -11 -1,7
55-64 503 512 9 1,8
65-74 80 80 0 -0,1
Males 15-74 1 394 1 400 6 0,4
15-64 1 348 1 352 4 0,3
15-24 129 130 1 1,2
25-34 325 322 -3 -0,9
35-44 320 334 14 4,5
45-54 320 316 -4 -1,3
55-64 254 250 -4 -1,8
65-74 46 48 2 4,1
Females 15-74 1 295 1 307 12 0,9
15-64 1 261 1 275 14 1,1
15-24 141 142 1 0,8
25-34 263 257 -6 -2,1
35-44 290 301 11 3,8
45-54 320 313 -7 -2,1
55-64 248 262 13 5,4
65-74 34 32 -2 -5,7

Source: Labour force survey 2018, October. Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Ulla Hannula 029 551 2924, Henri Lukkarinen 029 551 3704, tyovoimatutkimus@stat.fi

Director in charge: Jari Tarkoma


Updated 20.11.2018

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. October 2018, Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2017/10 - 2018/10 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 23.7.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2018/10/tyti_2018_10_2018-11-20_tau_004_en.html