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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, July

Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2017/01 - 2018/01

  Year/Month Change Change
2017/01 2018/01 2017/01 - 2018/01 2017/01 - 2018/01
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 633 2 700 67 2,6
15-64 2 558 2 626 68 2,6
15-24 270 281 11 4,1
25-34 577 582 6 1,0
35-44 590 613 23 3,9
45-54 635 628 -8 -1,2
55-64 485 521 36 7,3
65-74 75 75 0 -0,6
Males 15-74 1 361 1 384 23 1,7
15-64 1 316 1 342 25 1,9
15-24 127 128 1 0,8
25-34 322 324 2 0,8
35-44 312 320 8 2,5
45-54 323 315 -8 -2,6
55-64 232 255 23 9,8
65-74 45 43 -2 -4,5
Females 15-74 1 272 1 316 44 3,4
15-64 1 242 1 284 42 3,4
15-24 143 154 10 7,1
25-34 255 258 3 1,3
35-44 278 293 15 5,4
45-54 312 313 1 0,3
55-64 253 266 13 5,1
65-74 30 32 2 5,3

Source: Labour force survey 2018, January. Statistics Finland

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Updated 20.02.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. January 2018, Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2017/01 - 2018/01 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 16.9.2019].
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