Appendix table 30. Part-time employees aged 15-74 by sex and reason for part-time employment in 2009 - 2011

  Year Change Change
2009 2010 2011 2010/2011 2010/2011
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Reason for part-time employment          
Both sexes total Persons employed part-time total 282 293 305 12 4,1
Full-time work was not available 81 82 82 0 -0,5
Studying 87 85 86 1 1,1
Caring for own children or other relatives 24 27 29 2 7,6
Health reasons 21 25 28 3 10,4
Wants to work part-time for some other reason 69 73 80 7 9,5
Males Persons employed part-time total 81 87 96 8 9,7
Full-time work was not available 22 22 24 1 6,4
Studying 31 31 33 2 7,7
Caring for own children or other relatives 1 1 2 1 .
Health reasons 6 8 9 1 8,6
Wants to work part-time for some other reason 21 24 27 3 12,3
Females Persons employed part-time total 201 206 209 4 1,7
Full-time work was not available 59 60 58 -2 -3,0
Studying 55 54 53 -1 -2,6
Caring for own children or other relatives 24 26 27 1 4,5
Health reasons 15 17 19 2 11,2
Wants to work part-time for some other reason 48 48 52 4 8,0

Source: Labour Force Survey 2011. Statistics Finland

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Updated 9.3.2012

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