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Appendix table 52. Employees aged 15-74 by type of employment relationship 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 Employment relationship          
Both sexes Employees total 2 204 2 220 2 189 -32 -1,4
- permanent full-time work 1 608 1 624 1 633 10 0,6
- permanent part-time work 234 247 230 -17 -6,9
- temporary (fixed-term) full-time work 252 240 227 -12 -5,1
- temporary (fixed-term) part-time work 110 110 98 -12 -10,9
Temporary (fixed-term) work total 363 350 326 -24 -7,0
Part-time work total 344 357 328 -29 -8,2
Males Employees total 1 094 1 101 1 087 -14 -1,3
- permanent full-time work 875 887 880 -7 -0,8
- permanent part-time work 72 72 74 2 2,7
- temporary (fixed-term) full-time work 109 102 97 -5 -5,0
- temporary (fixed-term) part-time work 38 40 36 -4 -10,2
Temporary (fixed-term) work total 147 143 133 -9 -6,5
Part-time work total 110 112 110 -2 -1,9
Females Employees total 1 110 1 119 1 102 -18 -1,6
- permanent full-time work 732 737 754 17 2,3
- permanent part-time work 162 175 156 -19 -10,9
- temporary (fixed-term) full-time work 143 137 130 -7 -5,2
- temporary (fixed-term) part-time work 73 70 62 -8 -11,3
Temporary (fixed-term) work total 216 207 192 -15 -7,3
Part-time work total 235 245 218 -27 -11,0

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 52. Employees aged 15-74 by type of employment relationship and sex in 2018 - 2020 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 21.4.2021].
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