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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, July

3.2 Employed persons by sex and age 2009/01 - 2008/01

  Year/Month Change
2009/01 2008/12 2008/01 2009/01 - 2008/01
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 454 2 496 2 480 -1,0
15-24 237 255 251 -5,4
25-54 1 745 1 768 1 777 -1,8
55-74 471 473 451 4,4
15-64 2 417 2 462 2 446 -1,2
Males 15-74 1 266 1 285 1 283 -1,4
15-24 109 115 122 -10,6
25-54 915 930 929 -1,6
55-74 241 240 231 4,4
15-64 1 243 1 263 1 261 -1,4
Females 15-74 1 188 1 210 1 196 -0,7
15-24 127 139 128 -0,5
25-54 830 838 847 -2,1
55-74 230 232 220 4,5
15-64 1 174 1 198 1 185 -0,9

Source: Labour force survey 2009, January. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.02.2009

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. January 2009, 3.2 Employed persons by sex and age 2009/01 - 2008/01 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 17.9.2019].
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