Official Statistics of Finland

Job vacancy survey

Producer: Statistics Finland

Latest release:
Nearly as many open job vacancies in the first quarter of 2015 as one year earlier
19 May 2015
According to the Job Vacancy Survey of Statistics Finland, there were 43,900 open job vacancies in the first quarter of 2015, while the figure was 46,000 one year before. The reference period of the data for the first quarter was 1 March.

Next release:
18 Aug 2015

Description: The job vacancy survey produces quarterly information about open job vacancies in Finland. The results describe the demand for labour and changes in it examined from the viewpoint of employers. The statistics are based on Regulation (EC) No 453/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council. The objective is to produce up-to-date and comparable information about the number and structure of job openings on the labour markets of EU Member States.
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Keywords: employees, hard-to-fill vacancies, job vacancies, jobs, labour market, working life, workplaces.
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Change: Postponement in the release of the Job Vacancy Survey for the second quarter
13 Aug 2014
Due to problems that arose in the production of the Job Vacancy Survey, the data collection period has been extended.

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Job vacancy survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-2278. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 5.8.2015].
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