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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, October

Appendix table 20. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2018/III - 2019/III

  Year/Quarter Change Change
2018/III 2019/III 2018/III - 2019/III 2018/III - 2019/III
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Labour force status        
Both sexes Population total 4 124 4 128 4 0,1
Active population total 2 757 2 766 9 0,3
- employed 2 577 2 600 23 0,9
- unemployed 180 166 -13 -7,4
Inactive population 1 367 1 362 -6 -0,4
Males Population total 2 072 2 075 3 0,1
Active population total 1 437 1 439 1 0,1
- employed 1 349 1 350 1 0,1
- unemployed 88 89 0 0,3
Inactive population 635 636 1 0,2
Females Population total 2 052 2 053 1 0,1
Active population total 1 319 1 327 8 0,6
- employed 1 228 1 250 22 1,8
- unemployed 91 78 -14 -14,9
Inactive population 732 725 -7 -1,0

Source: Labour force survey 2019, September. Statistics Finland

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Updated 22.10.2019

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. September 2019, Appendix table 20. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2018/III - 2019/III . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 5.12.2019].
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