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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2020, February

Appendix table 6. Employed persons by sex and age 2018/12 - 2019/12

  Year/Month Change Change
2018/12 2019/12 2018/12 - 2019/12 2018/12 - 2019/12
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 553 2 570 17 0,7
15-64 2 475 2 502 27 1,1
15-24 246 251 5 1,9
25-34 556 555 -1 -0,2
35-44 605 610 5 0,8
45-54 581 592 11 1,9
55-64 487 495 7 1,4
65-74 78 68 -10 -12,8
Males 15-74 1 335 1 324 -11 -0,8
15-64 1 288 1 279 -8 -0,7
15-24 120 117 -3 -2,9
25-34 311 301 -10 -3,2
35-44 323 331 8 2,4
45-54 294 293 0 -0,1
55-64 240 238 -2 -1,0
65-74 48 45 -3 -5,4
Females 15-74 1 217 1 246 28 2,3
15-64 1 187 1 223 36 3,0
15-24 126 134 8 6,6
25-34 245 254 9 3,7
35-44 282 280 -3 -1,0
45-54 287 298 12 4,1
55-64 247 257 9 3,8
65-74 30 23 -7 -24,3

Source: Labour force survey 2019, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.1.2020

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2019, Appendix table 6. Employed persons by sex and age 2018/12 - 2019/12 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 10.4.2020].
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