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Appendix table 40. Unemployed persons by sex and age 2017/IV - 2018/IV

  Year/Quarter Change Change
2017/IV 2018/IV 2017/IV - 2018/IV 2017/IV - 2018/IV
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 205 162 -43 -21,1
15-64 203 160 -43 -21,2
15-24 41 33 -8 -18,5
25-34 50 37 -13 -26,1
35-44 35 29 -6 -17,0
45-54 37 29 -8 -22,3
55-64 40 32 -8 -20,3
Males 15-74 113 89 -23 -20,6
15-64 111 89 -23 -20,5
15-24 22 19 -3 -14,0
25-34 28 20 -8 -27,6
35-44 18 16 -2 -11,3
45-54 21 15 -7 -32,2
55-64 22 19 -3 -13,9
Females 15-74 92 72 -20 -21,7
15-64 92 71 -20 -22,0
15-24 19 14 -4 -23,6
25-34 22 17 -5 -24,3
35-44 17 13 -4 -23,1
45-54 15 14 -1 -8,4
55-64 18 13 -5 -28,1

Source: Labour force survey 2018, December. Statistics Finland

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