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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, October

2.2 Labour force by sex and age 2009/10 - 2008/10

  Year/Month Change
2009/10 2009/09 2008/10 2009/10 - 2008/10
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 618 2 628 2 677 -2,2
15-64 2 584 2 593 2 641 -2,1
15-24 271 263 311 -12,9
25-54 1 850 1 863 1 867 -1,0
55-64 464 467 462 0,4
Males 15-74 1 346 1 352 1 393 -3,4
15-64 1 324 1 328 1 367 -3,2
15-24 139 123 159 -12,5
25-54 961 979 976 -1,6
55-64 224 226 232 -3,5
Females 15-74 1 272 1 276 1 284 -0,9
15-64 1 260 1 266 1 273 -1,0
15-24 132 141 152 -13,2
25-54 889 885 891 -0,3
55-64 240 240 230 4,3

Source: Labour force survey 2009, October. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.11.2009

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