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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, October

Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2015/11 - 2016/11

  Year/Month Change Change
2015/11 2016/11 2015/11 - 2016/11 2015/11 - 2016/11
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 617 2 626 9 0,4
15-64 2 537 2 554 17 0,7
15-24 276 281 5 1,7
25-34 562 554 -8 -1,3
35-44 579 592 13 2,3
45-54 640 636 -4 -0,6
55-64 480 490 10 2,2
65-74 80 72 -7 -9,4
Males 15-74 1 364 1 366 2 0,1
15-64 1 315 1 317 2 0,2
15-24 130 136 6 4,4
25-34 313 307 -6 -1,8
35-44 308 314 6 2,0
45-54 325 324 0 -0,1
55-64 239 236 -3 -1,4
65-74 49 48 -1 -1,2
Females 15-74 1 253 1 261 8 0,6
15-64 1 222 1 237 15 1,2
15-24 146 145 -1 -0,7
25-34 249 247 -2 -0,7
35-44 271 278 7 2,6
45-54 315 312 -3 -1,1
55-64 241 254 14 5,7
65-74 31 24 -7 -22,4

Source: Labour force survey 2016, November. Statistics Finland

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Updated 20.12.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. November 2016, Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2015/11 - 2016/11 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 11.12.2019].
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