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Appendix table 6. Employed persons by sex and age 2015/02 - 2016/02

  Year/Month Change Change
2015/02 2016/02 2015/02 - 2016/02 2015/02 - 2016/02
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 392 2 382 -10 -0,4
15-64 2 321 2 311 -11 -0,5
15-24 220 220 -1 -0,2
25-34 516 513 -3 -0,5
35-44 541 544 2 0,4
45-54 601 597 -4 -0,6
55-64 443 437 -6 -1,3
65-74 71 72 1 0,9
Males 15-74 1 215 1 213 -2 -0,2
15-64 1 176 1 175 0 0,0
15-24 106 96 -10 -9,3
25-34 283 283 0 -0,1
35-44 285 291 6 2,2
45-54 294 298 4 1,5
55-64 208 208 -1 -0,4
65-74 39 38 -2 -4,2
Females 15-74 1 177 1 169 -8 -0,7
15-64 1 146 1 135 -10 -0,9
15-24 115 124 9 8,1
25-34 232 230 -2 -0,9
35-44 257 253 -4 -1,6
45-54 307 299 -8 -2,6
55-64 235 230 -5 -2,2
65-74 31 34 2 7,2

Source: Labour force survey 2016, February. Statistics Finland

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Updated 22.03.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. February 2016, Appendix table 6. Employed persons by sex and age 2015/02 - 2016/02 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 21.11.2019].
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