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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2021, June

Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2019/10 - 2020/10

  Year/Month Change Change
2019/10 2020/10 2019/10 - 2020/10 2019/10 - 2020/10
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 725 2 733 8 0,3
15-64 2 634 2 647 12 0,5
15-24 284 255 -29 -10,2
25-34 583 592 9 1,6
35-44 630 647 17 2,7
45-54 604 602 -2 -0,3
55-64 533 550 17 3,2
65-74 91 86 -4 -4,9
Males 15-74 1 408 1 430 21 1,5
15-64 1 357 1 372 14 1,1
15-24 145 137 -8 -5,8
25-34 321 320 -1 -0,3
35-44 332 339 7 2,1
45-54 302 306 3 1,1
55-64 257 270 14 5,3
65-74 51 58 7 13,0
Females 15-74 1 317 1 304 -13 -1,0
15-64 1 277 1 275 -2 -0,2
15-24 139 118 -21 -14,8
25-34 263 273 10 3,9
35-44 298 308 10 3,4
45-54 302 297 -5 -1,7
55-64 276 279 3 1,2
65-74 40 29 -11 -28,1

Source: Labour force survey 2020, October. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.11.2020

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. October 2020, Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2019/10 - 2020/10 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 29.7.2021].
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