Appendix table 11. Part-time employed persons aged 15-74 by sex and reason for part-time employment in 2008 - 2010

  Year Change Change
2008 2009 2010 2009/2010 2009/2010
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex          
Both sexes Persons employed part-time total 338 343 358 15 4,3
Full-time work was not available 87 93 95 2 1,8
Studying 100 93 92 -1 -1,4
Caring for own children or other relatives 28 29 31 3 8,9
Health reasons 24 27 32 5 20,4
Wants to work part-time for some other reason 99 100 107 6 6,1
Males Persons employed part-time total 116 115 125 10 8,8
Full-time work was not available 25 29 30 1 3,1
Studying 36 35 35 0 0,2
Caring for own children or other relatives 1 1 1 0 .
Health reasons 10 10 13 3 28,8
Wants to work part-time for some other reason 44 40 46 6 15,4
Females Persons employed part-time total 221 228 232 5 2,0
Full-time work was not available 62 64 65 1 1,3
Studying 64 58 57 -1 -2,4
Caring for own children or other relatives 26 28 30 2 8,8
Health reasons 14 17 19 3 15,3
Wants to work part-time for some other reason 55 61 61 0 0,1

Source: Labour force survey 2010. Statistics Finland

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Updated 7.6.2011

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
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