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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2021, February

Appendix table 45. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex in 2018 - 2020

  Year Change Change
2018 2019 2020 2019/2020 2019/2020
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Labour force status          
Both sexes Population total 4 124 4 128 4 133 5 0,1
Active population total 2 742 2 750 2 741 -9 -0,3
- employed 2 540 2 566 2 528 -37 -1,5
- unemployed 202 184 213 29 15,5
Inactive population 1 382 1 378 1 392 14 1,0
Males Population total 2 072 2 075 2 078 3 0,2
Active population total 1 422 1 429 1 429 -1 0,0
- employed 1 317 1 327 1 314 -12 -0,9
- unemployed 106 103 114 12 11,6
Inactive population 650 646 650 4 0,6
Females Population total 2 052 2 053 2 054 2 0,1
Active population total 1 319 1 320 1 312 -8 -0,6
- employed 1 223 1 239 1 214 -25 -2,0
- unemployed 96 82 98 17 20,5
Inactive population 732 732 742 10 1,4

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 45. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex in 2018 - 2020 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 11.4.2021].
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