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Appendix table 24. Employed persons by sex and age 2015/IV - 2016/IV

  Year/Quarter Change Change
2015/IV 2016/IV 2015/IV - 2016/IV 2015/IV - 2016/IV
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 412 2 427 14 0,6
15-64 2 339 2 357 17 0,7
15-24 227 237 10 4,6
25-34 523 524 1 0,2
35-44 544 547 3 0,6
45-54 599 595 -4 -0,6
55-64 447 454 7 1,5
65-74 73 70 -3 -4,1
Males 15-74 1 237 1 260 23 1,8
15-64 1 192 1 217 25 2,1
15-24 106 115 10 9,1
25-34 286 289 3 0,9
35-44 288 289 2 0,6
45-54 300 305 6 1,9
55-64 213 218 5 2,4
65-74 45 43 -2 -4,7
Females 15-74 1 175 1 166 -8 -0,7
15-64 1 147 1 140 -7 -0,6
15-24 121 122 1 0,7
25-34 237 235 -2 -0,8
35-44 256 257 1 0,6
45-54 299 290 -9 -3,1
55-64 234 236 1 0,6
65-74 27 27 -1 -3,3

Source: Labour force survey 2016, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.1.2017

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2016, Appendix table 24. Employed persons by sex and age 2015/IV - 2016/IV . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 14.12.2019].
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