Official Statistics of Finland


Producer: Statistics Finland

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Professional differentiation by sex continued in 2013
23 Oct 2015
According to Statistics Finland's employment statistics, 10.2 per cent of all employed persons were in 2013 in equal occupational groups, where the share of different sexes among those included in the occupational group is 40 to 60 per cent. The share was 1.2 percentage point smaller than in 2012 and 1.8 percentage points smaller than in 2011. 1)

Next release:
11 Dec 2015

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.

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Employment [e-publication].
ISSN=2323-6825. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 25.11.2015].
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