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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, October

Appendix table 6. Employed persons 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 2 566 2 598 32 1,2
15-64 2 496 2 518 22 0,9
15-24 278 275 -3 -1,1
25-34 555 564 9 1,6
35-44 584 602 18 3,2
45-54 593 585 -8 -1,4
55-64 486 492 6 1,3
65-74 70 80 9 13,2
Males 15-74 1 340 1 345 5 0,4
15-64 1 298 1 293 -6 -0,4
15-24 132 138 6 4,6
25-34 312 303 -9 -2,9
35-44 316 322 6 1,7
45-54 301 295 -6 -1,9
55-64 237 234 -3 -1,1
65-74 42 53 10 24,8
Females 15-74 1 226 1 253 27 2,2
15-64 1 198 1 226 28 2,3
15-24 146 137 -9 -6,3
25-34 243 261 18 7,3
35-44 268 281 13 4,8
45-54 292 289 -2 -0,8
55-64 249 258 9 3,6
65-74 28 27 -1 -4,2

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 6. Employed persons by sex and age 2018/08 - 2019/08 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 5.12.2019].
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