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

Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, October

Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2015/07 - 2016/07

  Year/Month Change Change
2015/07 2016/07 2015/07 - 2016/07 2015/07 - 2016/07
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Labour force status        
Both sexes Population total 4 099 4 108 8 0,2
Active population total 2 754 2 738 -16 -0,6
- employed 2 523 2 525 2 0,1
- unemployed 232 214 -18 -7,8
Inactive population 1 345 1 369 25 1,8
Males Population total 2 055 2 061 6 0,3
Active population total 1 417 1 415 -1 -0,1
- employed 1 294 1 308 14 1,1
- unemployed 123 107 -16 -12,8
Inactive population 639 646 7 1,1
Females Population total 2 044 2 047 3 0,1
Active population total 1 338 1 323 -15 -1,1
- employed 1 229 1 217 -12 -1,0
- unemployed 109 107 -2 -2,2
Inactive population 706 723 17 2,4

Source: Labour force survey 2016, July. Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Kirsi Toivonen 029 551 3535, Ulla Hannula 029 551 2924, tyovoimatutkimus@stat.fi

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Updated 23.08.2016

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. July 2016, Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2015/07 - 2016/07 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 7.12.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2016/07/tyti_2016_07_2016-08-23_tau_002_en.html