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Appendix table 6. Employed persons 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 2 484 2 588 104 4,2
15-64 2 397 2 507 109 4,6
15-24 229 269 39 17,2
25-34 533 574 41 7,6
35-44 588 599 11 1,8
45-54 569 571 3 0,4
55-64 478 494 16 3,4
65-74 87 82 -6 -6,7
Males 15-74 1 304 1 349 44 3,4
15-64 1 248 1 295 46 3,7
15-24 109 141 32 29,6
25-34 302 298 -3 -1,1
35-44 312 317 5 1,6
45-54 287 292 5 1,9
55-64 239 246 7 3,0
65-74 56 54 -2 -3,9
Females 15-74 1 180 1 239 59 5,0
15-64 1 149 1 212 63 5,5
15-24 120 128 7 5,9
25-34 232 276 44 19,0
35-44 276 282 6 2,1
45-54 282 279 -3 -1,0
55-64 239 248 9 3,8
65-74 31 28 -4 -11,7

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 6. Employed persons by sex and age 2020/08 - 2021/08 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 1.7.2022].
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