Appendix table 6. Unemployment rates by number of children 2010 - 2011, population aged 20-59

  Year
2010 2011
Unemployment rate, % Unemployment rate, %
Both sexes Total 7,8 7,2
Parents of children under 18 years total 5,0 4,2
- 1 child 5,1 4,6
- 2 children 5,2 3,5
- 3 or more children 4,5 5,0
No children under 18 years 9,4 8,9
Males Total 8,6 7,9
Parents of children under 18 years total 4,2 3,7
- 1 child 4,6 4,2
- 2 children 4,4 2,8
- 3 or more children 3,1 4,5
No children under 18 years 11,4 10,5
Females Total 6,8 6,4
Parents of children under 18 years total 5,9 4,9
- 1 child 5,6 5,1
- 2 children 6,1 4,2
- 3 or more children 6,3 5,7
No children under 18 years 7,4 7,3

Source: Labour Force Survey 2011. Statistics Finland

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Updated 11.9.2012

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