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Appendix table 6. Employed persons by sex and age 2017/12 - 2018/12

  Year/Month Change Change
2017/12 2018/12 2017/12 - 2018/12 2017/12 - 2018/12
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 469 2 553 84 3,4
15-64 2 396 2 475 78 3,3
15-24 249 246 -3 -1,2
25-34 527 556 29 5,5
35-44 574 605 31 5,4
45-54 583 581 -2 -0,3
55-64 464 487 24 5,1
65-74 73 78 5 7,3
Males 15-74 1 279 1 335 56 4,4
15-64 1 231 1 288 57 4,6
15-24 113 120 7 5,9
25-34 290 311 21 7,2
35-44 301 323 22 7,2
45-54 297 294 -3 -0,9
55-64 230 240 10 4,4
65-74 48 48 0 -1,0
Females 15-74 1 190 1 217 28 2,3
15-64 1 165 1 187 22 1,9
15-24 136 126 -10 -7,2
25-34 237 245 8 3,4
35-44 273 282 9 3,4
45-54 286 287 1 0,3
55-64 234 247 13 5,7
65-74 25 30 6 23,4

Source: Labour force survey 2018, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.1.2019

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2018, Appendix table 6. Employed persons by sex and age 2017/12 - 2018/12 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 19.3.2019].
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