Labour force characteristics by sex and age group

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Labour force characteristics by sex and age group
  2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
  thousands
Labour Force 18,525.1 18,699.4 18,876.1 19,079.4 19,191.0
Males 9,763.3 9,858.9 9,950.1 10,047.9 10,132.5
Females 8,761.8 8,840.5 8,926.0 9,031.4 9,058.5
  %
15 years and older 67.0 66.8 66.7 66.5 66.1
Males 71.7 71.5 71.3 71.1 70.7
Females 62.4 62.3 62.2 62.1 61.6
15 to 24 years 64.5 64.6 63.6 63.8 64.3
Males 64.4 64.7 63.5 63.8 64.2
Females 64.6 64.4 63.6 63.8 64.3
25 to 44 years 86.8 86.7 87.1 87.1 86.6
Males 91.3 91.3 92.0 91.6 91.1
Females 82.3 82.1 82.2 82.7 82.0
45 years and older 54.8 54.7 54.6 54.4 53.7
Males 60.7 60.5 60.1 60.0 59.5
Females 49.3 49.3 49.4 49.1 48.3
65 years and older 11.4 11.9 12.6 13.0 13.4
Males 16.2 16.5 17.1 17.7 18.2
Females 7.5 8.1 8.8 9.1 9.4

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