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Appendix table 15. Unemployed persons 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 15-74 242 238 -4 -1,7
15-64 242 238 -4 -1,6
15-24 63 50 -14 -21,5
25-34 40 57 17 43,9
35-44 45 36 -9 -20,0
45-54 50 47 -3 -6,0
55-64 43 48 5 10,5
Males 15-74 123 116 -7 -5,8
15-64 123 116 -7 -5,8
15-24 29 23 -6 -20,1
25-34 26 30 3 11,7
35-44 21 15 -5 -25,8
45-54 24 21 -3 -11,3
55-64 23 27 4 16,1
Females 15-74 119 122 3 2,4
15-64 119 122 3 2,8
15-24 34 27 -8 -22,7
25-34 13 27 14 108,8
35-44 24 21 -4 -15,0
45-54 26 26 0 -1,2
55-64 20 21 1 4,1

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 15. Unemployed persons by sex and age 2017/01 - 2018/01 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 24.4.2019].
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