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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, January

Appendix table 6. Employed persons 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 2 465 2 555 90 3,6
15-64 2 398 2 486 87 3,6
15-24 261 284 23 8,9
25-34 528 543 14 2,7
35-44 556 597 41 7,4
45-54 601 589 -12 -2,1
55-64 452 474 22 4,8
65-74 67 69 2 3,3
Males 15-74 1 286 1 315 30 2,3
15-64 1 245 1 274 28 2,3
15-24 135 135 0 0,0
25-34 294 294 0 0,0
35-44 298 316 18 6,1
45-54 302 299 -3 -0,9
55-64 216 229 13 5,9
65-74 40 42 1 3,5
Females 15-74 1 180 1 240 60 5,1
15-64 1 153 1 212 59 5,1
15-24 125 149 23 18,5
25-34 234 249 14 6,0
35-44 257 280 23 8,9
45-54 299 290 -10 -3,3
55-64 236 245 9 3,8
65-74 27 28 1 3,1

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 6. Employed persons by sex and age 2017/05 - 2018/05 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 21.3.2019].
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