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Appendix table 15. Unemployed persons by sex and age 2017/09 - 2018/09

  Year/Month Change Change
2017/09 2018/09 2017/09 - 2018/09 2017/09 - 2018/09
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 214 170 -44 -20,6
15-64 213 169 -43 -20,4
15-24 48 39 -9 -19,6
25-34 48 38 -10 -21,2
35-44 40 27 -13 -33,2
45-54 40 31 -9 -22,4
55-64 36 35 -2 -4,2
Males 15-74 111 80 -32 -28,3
15-64 111 79 -32 -28,6
15-24 25 18 -7 -27,6
25-34 25 16 -9 -35,8
35-44 21 13 -8 -37,0
45-54 23 15 -8 -34,7
55-64 17 17 0 -1,7
Females 15-74 102 90 -13 -12,3
15-64 102 90 -12 -11,5
15-24 23 21 -3 -11,0
25-34 23 22 -1 -5,9
35-44 19 14 -6 -29,1
45-54 17 16 -1 -5,3
55-64 19 18 -1 -6,5

Source: Labour force survey 2018, September. Statistics Finland

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Updated 23.10.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. September 2018, Appendix table 15. Unemployed persons by sex and age 2017/09 - 2018/09 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 18.10.2019].
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