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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, January

Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2017/05 - 2018/05

  Year/Month Change Change
2017/05 2018/05 2017/05 - 2018/05 2017/05 - 2018/05
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 762 2 816 54 2,0
15-64 2 694 2 746 52 1,9
15-24 392 397 4 1,1
25-34 584 595 11 1,8
35-44 587 627 40 6,8
45-54 637 621 -15 -2,4
55-64 494 506 13 2,6
65-74 67 70 2 3,4
Males 15-74 1 435 1 447 12 0,9
15-64 1 394 1 405 10 0,7
15-24 196 187 -9 -4,8
25-34 319 325 6 1,8
35-44 313 332 19 6,0
45-54 325 314 -10 -3,2
55-64 242 247 6 2,4
65-74 40 42 2 4,7
Females 15-74 1 327 1 369 42 3,2
15-64 1 300 1 342 42 3,2
15-24 196 210 14 7,0
25-34 265 270 5 1,9
35-44 275 296 21 7,6
45-54 312 307 -5 -1,6
55-64 252 259 7 2,7
65-74 27 28 0 1,5

Source: Labour force survey 2018, May. Statistics Finland

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Updated 26.06.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. May 2018, Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2017/05 - 2018/05 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 21.3.2019].
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