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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2020, May

Appendix table 20. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2019/I - 2020/I

  Year/Quarter Change Change
2019/I 2020/I 2019/I - 2020/I 2019/I - 2020/I
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Labour force status        
Both sexes Population total 4 127 4 131 4 0,1
Active population total 2 704 2 721 18 0,6
- employed 2 513 2 528 15 0,6
- unemployed 191 194 3 1,4
Inactive population 1 423 1 410 -13 -0,9
Males Population total 2 074 2 077 3 0,1
Active population total 1 404 1 409 5 0,3
- employed 1 295 1 302 7 0,6
- unemployed 110 107 -2 -2,1
Inactive population 670 668 -2 -0,3
Females Population total 2 053 2 054 1 0,1
Active population total 1 300 1 312 13 1,0
- employed 1 218 1 226 8 0,6
- unemployed 81 86 5 6,1
Inactive population 753 742 -12 -1,5

Source: Labour force survey 2020, March. Statistics Finland

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Updated 23.4.2020

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. March 2020, Appendix table 20. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2019/I - 2020/I . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 14.7.2020].
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