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Appendix table 15. Unemployed 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 15-74 186 170 -17 -9,1
15-64 184 168 -16 -8,9
15-24 44 45 1 2,4
25-34 44 39 -6 -12,6
35-44 35 25 -10 -29,7
45-54 30 27 -4 -13,0
55-64 30 33 3 8,7
Males 15-74 90 94 4 4,3
15-64 89 94 5 5,3
15-24 18 24 6 32,9
25-34 22 22 0 -2,2
35-44 19 12 -7 -37,1
45-54 14 16 2 16,7
55-64 16 20 4 23,8
Females 15-74 96 76 -21 -21,5
15-64 95 74 -21 -22,1
15-24 26 21 -5 -19,4
25-34 22 17 -5 -22,8
35-44 17 13 -4 -21,5
45-54 17 10 -6 -38,0
55-64 14 13 -1 -8,3

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 15. Unemployed persons by sex and age 2018/08 - 2019/08 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 6.12.2019].
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