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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, October

Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2015/04 - 2016/04

  Year/Month Change Change
2015/04 2016/04 2015/04 - 2016/04 2015/04 - 2016/04
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 708 2 686 -23 -0,8
15-64 2 636 2 617 -19 -0,7
15-24 326 327 1 0,2
25-34 579 577 -2 -0,3
35-44 590 587 -3 -0,5
45-54 653 637 -16 -2,4
55-64 488 489 1 0,2
65-74 73 69 -4 -5,4
Males 15-74 1 393 1 388 -4 -0,3
15-64 1 346 1 346 0 0,0
15-24 160 155 -5 -3,0
25-34 321 322 1 0,3
35-44 310 315 4 1,4
45-54 326 323 -3 -1,0
55-64 228 231 3 1,4
65-74 47 42 -5 -10,2
Females 15-74 1 316 1 298 -18 -1,4
15-64 1 290 1 271 -19 -1,5
15-24 166 172 6 3,4
25-34 258 255 -3 -1,1
35-44 280 272 -7 -2,5
45-54 327 315 -13 -3,8
55-64 260 258 -2 -0,8
65-74 26 27 1 3,2

Source: Labour force survey 2016, April. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.05.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. April 2016, Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2015/04 - 2016/04 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 11.12.2019].
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