Labour force characteristics by sex and age group

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Labour force characteristics by sex and age group
  2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
  thousands
Labour Force 18,329.0 18,525.1 18,699.4 18,876.1 19,079.4
Males 9,671.3 9,763.3 9,858.9 9,950.1 10,047.9
Females 8,657.8 8,761.8 8,840.5 8,926.0 9,031.4
  %
15 years and older 67.1 67.0 66.8 66.7 66.5
Males 71.9 71.7 71.5 71.3 71.1
Females 62.5 62.4 62.3 62.2 62.1
15 to 24 years 65.5 64.5 64.6 63.6 63.8
Males 65.7 64.4 64.7 63.5 63.8
Females 65.2 64.6 64.4 63.6 63.8
25 to 44 years 86.9 86.8 86.7 87.1 87.1
Males 91.4 91.3 91.3 92.0 91.6
Females 82.3 82.3 82.1 82.2 82.7
45 years and older 54.5 54.8 54.7 54.6 54.4
Males 60.5 60.7 60.5 60.1 60.0
Females 48.9 49.3 49.3 49.4 49.1
65 years and older 10.5 11.4 11.9 12.6 13.0
Males 15.1 16.2 16.5 17.1 17.7
Females 6.7 7.5 8.1 8.8 9.1

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