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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2021, February

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

  Year/Quarter Change Change
2019/IV 2020/IV 2019/IV - 2020/IV 2019/IV - 2020/IV
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Labour force status        
Both sexes Population total 4 131 4 130 -1 0,0
Active population total 2 721 2 722 2 0,1
- employed 2 557 2 522 -35 -1,4
- unemployed 164 200 36 22,1
Inactive population 1 410 1 407 -2 -0,2
Males Population total 2 077 2 077 0 0,0
Active population total 1 411 1 425 14 1,0
- employed 1 319 1 316 -3 -0,2
- unemployed 92 109 17 18,2
Inactive population 666 652 -14 -2,1
Females Population total 2 054 2 052 -1 -0,1
Active population total 1 310 1 297 -13 -1,0
- employed 1 238 1 206 -32 -2,6
- unemployed 72 91 19 27,1
Inactive population 744 755 11 1,5

Source: Labour force survey 2020, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 28.1.2021

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2020, Appendix table 20. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2019/IV - 2020/IV . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 10.4.2021].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2020/12/tyti_2020_12_2021-01-28_tau_020_en.html