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Appendix table 24. Employed persons by sex and age 2017/III - 2018/III

  Year/Quarter Change Change
2017/III 2018/III 2017/III - 2018/III 2017/III - 2018/III
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 506 2 577 70 2,8
15-64 2 435 2 498 63 2,6
15-24 293 289 -4 -1,2
25-34 527 549 22 4,2
35-44 557 590 32 5,8
45-54 600 591 -9 -1,5
55-64 458 479 21 4,5
65-74 71 79 8 10,6
Males 15-74 1 311 1 349 38 2,9
15-64 1 266 1 299 33 2,6
15-24 143 142 -2 -1,0
25-34 293 308 15 5,1
35-44 299 315 15 5,2
45-54 305 300 -5 -1,7
55-64 225 235 10 4,4
65-74 45 50 4 9,2
Females 15-74 1 195 1 228 33 2,7
15-64 1 169 1 199 29 2,5
15-24 149 147 -2 -1,4
25-34 234 242 8 3,2
35-44 258 275 17 6,6
45-54 295 291 -4 -1,3
55-64 233 244 11 4,6
65-74 26 29 3 13,1

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].
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