A more recent publication of this set of statistics is available.

Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2011/10 - 2012/10

  Year/Month Change Change
2011/10 2012/10 2011/10 - 2012/10 2011/10 - 2012/10
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Labour force status        
Both sexes Population total 4 063 4 079 15 0,4
Active population total 2 644 2 650 7 0,3
- employed 2 458 2 467 9 0,4
- unemployed 186 183 -3 -1,3
Inactive population 1 420 1 429 9 0,6
Males Population total 2 035 2 043 8 0,4
Active population total 1 372 1 369 -3 -0,2
- employed 1 266 1 270 5 0,4
- unemployed 106 98 -8 -7,6
Inactive population 663 674 12 1,7
Females Population total 2 029 2 036 7 0,4
Active population total 1 272 1 282 10 0,8
- employed 1 193 1 197 4 0,4
- unemployed 79 85 6 7,1
Inactive population 757 754 -3 -0,4

Source: Labour force survey 2012, October. Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Kalle Sinivuori 09 1734 3524, Veli Rajaniemi 09 1734 3434, tyovoimatutkimus@stat.fi

Director in charge: Riitta Harala


Updated 20.11.2012

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. October 2012, Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2011/10 - 2012/10 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 17.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2012/10/tyti_2012_10_2012-11-20_tau_002_en.html