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Appendix table 15. Unemployed 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 15-74 261 249 -12 -4,8
15-64 261 246 -15 -5,8
15-24 113 117 4 3,5
25-34 52 43 -9 -18,0
35-44 31 25 -6 -19,5
45-54 33 24 -9 -26,1
55-64 33 37 5 14,2
Males 15-74 132 133 1 1,0
15-64 131 131 0 -0,1
15-24 51 61 10 19,0
25-34 31 20 -11 -34,7
35-44 15 15 -1 -5,1
45-54 15 12 -3 -21,9
55-64 19 24 5 26,8
Females 15-74 130 116 -14 -10,7
15-64 130 114 -15 -11,7
15-24 62 56 -6 -9,3
25-34 21 23 1 6,1
35-44 15 10 -5 -34,0
45-54 17 12 -5 -29,8
55-64 14 14 0 -2,4

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 15. Unemployed persons by sex and age 2018/05 - 2019/05 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 19.10.2019].
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