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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, July

Appendix table 6. Employed persons by sex and age 2018/05 - 2019/05

  Year/Month Change Change
2018/05 2019/05 2018/05 - 2019/05 2018/05 - 2019/05
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 555 2 587 32 1,2
15-64 2 486 2 504 18 0,7
15-24 284 280 -4 -1,4
25-34 543 557 14 2,7
35-44 597 601 4 0,7
45-54 589 591 2 0,3
55-64 474 475 2 0,4
65-74 69 83 13 19,2
Males 15-74 1 315 1 344 29 2,2
15-64 1 274 1 295 21 1,6
15-24 135 142 6 4,7
25-34 294 305 11 3,8
35-44 316 319 3 0,9
45-54 299 301 2 0,7
55-64 229 227 -1 -0,6
65-74 42 50 8 19,8
Females 15-74 1 240 1 242 2 0,2
15-64 1 212 1 209 -3 -0,2
15-24 149 138 -10 -6,9
25-34 249 252 3 1,3
35-44 280 282 1 0,5
45-54 290 290 0 -0,1
55-64 245 248 3 1,2
65-74 28 33 5 18,4

Source: Labour force survey 2019, May. Statistics Finland

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Updated 25.06.2019

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. May 2019, Appendix table 6. Employed persons by sex and age 2018/05 - 2019/05 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 23.8.2019].
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