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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, October

Appendix table 6. Employed persons by sex and age 2016/05 - 2017/05

  Year/Month Change Change
2016/05 2017/05 2016/05 - 2017/05 2016/05 - 2017/05
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 450 2 465 16 0,6
15-64 2 375 2 398 23 1,0
15-24 263 261 -2 -0,8
25-34 523 528 6 1,1
35-44 550 556 5 1,0
45-54 594 601 7 1,2
55-64 445 452 7 1,5
65-74 74 67 -7 -9,6
Males 15-74 1 267 1 286 18 1,5
15-64 1 224 1 245 21 1,7
15-24 131 135 5 3,5
25-34 290 294 4 1,5
35-44 292 298 6 2,0
45-54 294 302 8 2,6
55-64 217 216 -1 -0,5
65-74 43 40 -3 -6,9
Females 15-74 1 182 1 180 -3 -0,2
15-64 1 151 1 153 1 0,1
15-24 132 125 -7 -5,0
25-34 233 234 1 0,5
35-44 258 257 0 -0,2
45-54 300 299 -1 -0,2
55-64 228 236 8 3,4
65-74 31 27 -4 -13,3

Source: Labour force survey 2017, May. Statistics Finland

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Updated 20.6.2017

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. May 2017, Appendix table 6. Employed persons by sex and age 2016/05 - 2017/05 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 15.12.2019].
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