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Appendix table 15. Unemployed persons by sex and age 2017/02 - 2018/02

  Year/Month Change Change
2017/02 2018/02 2017/02 - 2018/02 2017/02 - 2018/02
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 242 233 -9 -3,6
15-64 241 232 -9 -3,9
15-24 68 64 -4 -5,6
25-34 59 53 -6 -10,2
35-44 36 33 -3 -9,1
45-54 44 39 -5 -10,6
55-64 35 43 8 23,6
Males 15-74 137 121 -17 -12,1
15-64 136 119 -17 -12,7
15-24 37 29 -8 -20,5
25-34 31 31 1 2,4
35-44 23 17 -6 -25,5
45-54 25 21 -4 -16,5
55-64 21 21 0 -2,3
Females 15-74 105 112 8 7,5
15-64 105 112 8 7,5
15-24 31 34 4 12,4
25-34 28 22 -7 -23,7
35-44 13 16 3 19,2
45-54 19 18 -1 -2,8
55-64 14 23 9 62,6

Source: Labour force survey 2018, February. Statistics Finland

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Updated 20.03.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. February 2018, Appendix table 15. Unemployed persons by sex and age 2017/02 - 2018/02 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 9.12.2019].
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