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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, October

Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2018/08 - 2019/08

  Year/Month Change Change
2018/08 2019/08 2018/08 - 2019/08 2018/08 - 2019/08
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 753 2 768 15 0,5
15-64 2 680 2 686 6 0,2
15-24 322 320 -2 -0,6
25-34 599 602 3 0,5
35-44 619 627 8 1,3
45-54 623 611 -12 -1,9
55-64 516 525 9 1,7
65-74 73 82 9 12,1
Males 15-74 1 431 1 439 9 0,6
15-64 1 387 1 386 -1 -0,1
15-24 151 163 12 8,1
25-34 334 324 -10 -2,9
35-44 335 334 -1 -0,4
45-54 315 312 -3 -1,0
55-64 252 254 1 0,5
65-74 44 53 10 22,1
Females 15-74 1 322 1 328 6 0,5
15-64 1 293 1 300 7 0,5
15-24 171 157 -14 -8,3
25-34 265 278 13 4,8
35-44 284 294 9 3,3
45-54 308 299 -9 -2,8
55-64 264 271 8 3,0
65-74 29 28 -1 -2,9

Source: Labour force survey 2019, August. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.09.2019

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. August 2019, Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2018/08 - 2019/08 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 6.12.2019].
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