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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2021, August

Appendix table 15. Unemployed persons by sex and age 2020/03 - 2021/03 (Appendix table was corrected on 27 July 2021.)

  Year/Month Change Change
2020/03 2021/03 2020/03 - 2021/03 2020/03 - 2021/03
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 195 223 28 14,5
15-64 195 222 27 13,7
15-24 75 68 -7 -9,6
25-34 46 44 -1 -3,2
35-44 24 33 9 37,3
45-54 17 30 13 78,7
55-64 33 46 13 39,8
Males 15-74 108 122 14 13,3
15-64 108 122 14 13,2
15-24 39 35 -4 -9,7
25-34 25 25 0 -0,3
35-44 13 21 7 55,2
45-54 11 20 9 86,4
55-64 19 20 1 7,0
Females 15-74 87 101 14 16,0
15-64 87 100 13 14,4
15-24 36 33 -3 -9,4
25-34 20 19 -1 -6,7
35-44 11 13 2 15,5
45-54 6 10 4 64,6
55-64 14 26 12 84,7

Source: Labour force survey 2021, March. Statistics Finland

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Updated 04.05.2021

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. March 2021, Appendix table 15. Unemployed persons by sex and age 2020/03 - 2021/03 (Appendix table was corrected on 27 July 2021.) . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 22.9.2021].
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