Official Statistics of Finland

Employment

Producer: Statistics Finland
Data:

Latest release:
Wage and salary earners with families worked most as professionals in 2015
20 Oct 2017
According to Statistics Finlands employment statistics, most wage and salary earners with families were employed as professionals (338,000 persons) at the end of 2015, while wage and salary earners without families mostly worked as service and sales workers (103,000). Compared to wage and salary earners without families, relatively more wage and salary earners with families worked as professionals, technicians and associate professionals and managers, and in the armed forces. 1)

Next release:
19 Dec 2017

Description: Employment statistics are annual statistics providing data by region on the population’s economic activity and employment. The population for the statistics is the permanently resident population in the country on the last day of the year. The data are mainly derived from administrative registers and statistical data files. The unit-specific data of the employment statistics are confidential by virtue of the Statistics Act. Data can be compiled by all regional divisions based on municipalities and co-ordinates and by postal code areas.
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Keywords: dependency ratio, employed persons, employment, entrepreneurs, foreigners, industrial structure, industries, labour force, nationality, occupations, population, private sector, public sector, risk of unemployment, socio-economic group, status in employment, unemployed, unemployment, workplaces.
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Change: The new Classification of Occupations will be introduced in the employment statistics in November 2012
28 Sep 2011
The new Classification of Occupations 2010 will be taken into use in the annual statistics for 2010 in November 2012.

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Employment [e-publication].
ISSN=2323-6825. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 25.11.2017].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyokay/index_en.html

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