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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, July

3.2 Employed persons by sex and age 2008/12 - 2007/12

  Year/Month Change
2008/12 2008/11 2007/12 2008/12 - 2007/12
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 497 2 509 2 490 0,3
15-24 255 267 269 -5,3
25-54 1 768 1 777 1 765 0,2
55-74 473 465 456 3,9
15-64 2 462 2 473 2 452 0,4
Males 15-74 1 286 1 300 1 278 0,6
15-24 115 130 131 -11,7
25-54 930 933 917 1,5
55-74 240 236 231 4,2
15-64 1 263 1 277 1 252 0,9
Females 15-74 1 211 1 210 1 212 -0,1
15-24 140 137 138 0,8
25-54 838 844 848 -1,1
55-74 233 229 225 3,5
15-64 1 199 1 195 1 199 0,0

Source: Labour force survey 2008, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 20.01.2009

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2008, 3.2 Employed persons by sex and age 2008/12 - 2007/12 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 17.9.2019].
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