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Appendix table 15. Unemployed persons by sex and age 2015/12 - 2016/12

  Year/Month Change Change
2015/12 2016/12 2015/12 - 2016/12 2015/12 - 2016/12
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 241 207 -34 -14,0
15-64 240 205 -36 -14,8
15-24 53 43 -10 -19,5
25-34 53 41 -12 -23,1
35-44 47 36 -11 -23,2
45-54 52 48 -4 -8,6
55-64 35 38 2 6,8
Males 15-74 129 113 -15 -12,0
15-64 128 111 -17 -13,5
15-24 27 24 -3 -10,4
25-34 27 25 -2 -6,6
35-44 26 22 -4 -14,7
45-54 27 24 -3 -12,0
55-64 21 16 -6 -26,8
Females 15-74 112 94 -18 -16,3
15-64 112 94 -18 -16,3
15-24 26 18 -8 -29,2
25-34 26 16 -10 -39,9
35-44 21 14 -7 -33,6
45-54 25 24 -1 -4,9
55-64 14 22 8 57,5

Source: Labour force survey 2016, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.1.2017

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2016, Appendix table 15. Unemployed persons by sex and age 2015/12 - 2016/12 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 14.11.2019].
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