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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2021, August

Appendix table 5. Activity rates by sex and age 2020/04 - 2021/04 (Appendix table was corrected on 27 July 2021.)

  Year/Month Change
2020/04 2021/04 2020/04 - 2021/04
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Sex Age group      
Both sexes 15-74 64,4 66,4 2,0
15-64 75,8 77,6 1,8
15-24 50,3 50,7 0,4
25-34 81,8 83,9 2,1
35-44 88,1 87,7 -0,4
45-54 86,1 90,4 4,3
55-64 70,1 72,5 2,4
65-74 9,2 12,1 2,9
Males 15-74 66,6 69,0 2,4
15-64 76,9 79,0 2,1
15-24 52,3 48,8 -3,5
25-34 86,7 85,7 -0,9
35-44 90,4 91,3 0,9
45-54 84,9 91,1 6,2
55-64 67,7 74,5 6,8
65-74 13,1 16,7 3,7
Females 15-74 62,1 63,8 1,7
15-64 74,7 76,2 1,5
15-24 48,0 52,7 4,7
25-34 76,8 81,9 5,1
35-44 85,5 83,9 -1,6
45-54 87,3 89,6 2,3
55-64 72,4 70,4 -1,9
65-74 5,7 7,9 2,2

Source: Labour force survey 2021, April. Statistics Finland

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Updated 25.05.2021

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. April 2021, Appendix table 5. Activity rates by sex and age 2020/04 - 2021/04 (Appendix table was corrected on 27 July 2021.) . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 19.10.2021].
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