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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2017, October

Appendix table 20. Population aged 15–74 by labour force status and sex 2016/II - 2017/II

  Year/Quarter Change Change
2016/II 2017/II 2016/II - 2017/II 2016/II - 2017/II
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Labour force status        
Both sexes Population total 4 108 4 111 2 0,1
Active population total 2 752 2 769 17 0,6
- employed 2 477 2 494 17 0,7
- unemployed 275 275 -0 0,0
Inactive population 1 357 1 342 -15 -1,1
Males Population total 2 061 2 064 4 0,2
Active population total 1 432 1 439 7 0,5
- employed 1 288 1 294 6 0,5
- unemployed 145 145 1 0,4
Inactive population 629 625 -3 -0,5
Females Population total 2 048 2 046 -1 -0,1
Active population total 1 320 1 330 10 0,8
- employed 1 189 1 200 11 0,9
- unemployed 131 130 -1 -0,5
Inactive population 728 717 -11 -1,6

Source: Labour force survey 2017, June. Statistics Finland

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Updated 25.07.2017

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. June 2017, Appendix table 20. Population aged 15–74 by labour force status and sex 2016/II - 2017/II . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 25.11.2017].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2017/06/tyti_2017_06_2017-07-25_tau_020_en.html

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