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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2021, November

Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2020/08 - 2021/08

  Year/Month Change Change
2020/08 2021/08 2020/08 - 2021/08 2020/08 - 2021/08
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 696 2 767 71 2,6
15-64 2 607 2 684 76 2,9
15-24 279 299 20 7,1
25-34 581 606 25 4,3
35-44 629 637 7 1,1
45-54 603 605 2 0,3
55-64 515 537 22 4,3
65-74 89 83 -5 -6,2
Males 15-74 1 416 1 447 31 2,2
15-64 1 359 1 392 33 2,4
15-24 141 151 11 7,5
25-34 322 322 0 0,1
35-44 332 339 7 2,2
45-54 305 311 6 1,9
55-64 260 269 9 3,4
65-74 57 55 -2 -2,9
Females 15-74 1 280 1 320 40 3,1
15-64 1 248 1 292 44 3,5
15-24 139 148 9 6,7
25-34 259 284 25 9,7
35-44 298 297 0 -0,1
45-54 298 294 -4 -1,2
55-64 255 269 13 5,2
65-74 32 28 -4 -12,0

Source: Labour force survey 2021, August. Statistics Finland

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Updated 21.9.2021

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. August 2021, Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2020/08 - 2021/08 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 20.1.2022].
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