LFS by Sex and Age
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This database presents statistics on annual labour market statistics on population, labour force, employment and unemployment. All variables are provided by sex and by detailed age groups and standard age groups (15-24, 25-54, 55-64, 65+, total). Data are expressed in thousands of persons and available starting from 1960.

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Bibliographic citation:
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development: Labour Market Statistics: Labour Force Statistics by Sex and Proportion of Age Group, OECD Employment and Labour Market Statistics. UK Data Service. https://doi.org/10.5257/oecd/labour/2018-10

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thousands

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1960-2017

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Persons

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This table contains labour force data on labour market status - population, labour force, unemployment and employment - by sex and by detailed age groups and standard age groups (15-24, 25-54, 55-64, 65+, total).

Note: Population figures reported in table LFS by sex are Census-based, while the data for this table are taken from labour force surveys.

Population for total age group refers to working age population (15 to 64 years).

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LFS by Sex and AgeAbstract

This database presents statistics on annual labour market statistics on population, labour force, employment and unemployment. All variables are provided by sex and by detailed age groups and standard age groups (15-24, 25-54, 55-64, 65+, total). Data are expressed in thousands of persons and available starting from 1960.

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http://ukdataservice.ac.uk/help/get-in-touch.aspxhttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/help/get-in-touch.aspxDirect source

Bibliographic citation:
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development: Labour Market Statistics: Labour Force Statistics by Sex and Proportion of Age Group, OECD Employment and Labour Market Statistics. UK Data Service. https://doi.org/10.5257/oecd/labour/2018-10

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Source Periodicity

Yearly

Unit of measure used

Persons

Power code

thousands

Periodicity

Annual

Reference period

1960-2017

Link to Release calendar

Annually

Statistical population

This table contains labour force data on labour market status - population, labour force, unemployment and employment - by sex and by detailed age groups and standard age groups (15-24, 25-54, 55-64, 65+, total).

Note: Population figures reported in table LFS by sex are Census-based, while the data for this table are taken from labour force surveys.

Population for total age group refers to working age population (15 to 64 years).

Geographic coverage

Cross-national; National
OECD countries

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Key statistical concept

For detailed information on labour force surveys for all countries please see the attached file:

LFS Notes Sources/metadata/OECD/ELM/LFSNOTES_SOURCES.pdf
Recommended uses and limitations

UK Data Service Guide to OECD Employment and Labour Market Statistics

OECD Employment and Labour Market Statisticshttp://ukdataservice.ac.uk/use-data/guides/dataset/labour-statistics.aspx
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