A more recent publication of this set of statistics is available.

Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2014/04 - 2015/04

  Year/Month Change Change
2014/04 2015/04 2014/04 - 2015/04 2014/04 - 2015/04
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Labour force status        
Both sexes Population total 4 094 4 099 6 0,1
Active population total 2 689 2 708 20 0,7
- employed 2 448 2 429 -19 -0,8
- unemployed 241 280 39 16,2
Inactive population 1 405 1 391 -14 -1,0
Males Population total 2 051 2 055 4 0,2
Active population total 1 378 1 393 15 1,1
- employed 1 236 1 238 1 0,1
- unemployed 142 155 13 9,4
Inactive population 673 662 -11 -1,6
Females Population total 2 042 2 044 2 0,1
Active population total 1 311 1 316 5 0,4
- employed 1 211 1 191 -21 -1,7
- unemployed 99 125 26 25,8
Inactive population 732 729 -3 -0,4

Source: Labour force survey 2015, April. Statistics Finland

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Updated 27.5.2015

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. April 2015, Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2014/04 - 2015/04 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 22.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2015/04/tyti_2015_04_2015-05-27_tau_002_en.html