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 2011/11 - 2012/11

  Year/Month Change Change
2011/11 2012/11 2011/11 - 2012/11 2011/11 - 2012/11
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Labour force status        
Both sexes Population total 4 065 4 081 16 0,4
Active population total 2 666 2 656 -10 -0,4
- employed 2 500 2 463 -37 -1,5
- unemployed 166 193 26 15,8
Inactive population 1 399 1 425 26 1,9
Males Population total 2 035 2 044 9 0,4
Active population total 1 388 1 373 -14 -1,0
- employed 1 290 1 257 -33 -2,5
- unemployed 98 116 18 18,8
Inactive population 648 671 23 3,5
Females Population total 2 029 2 037 7 0,4
Active population total 1 279 1 283 4 0,3
- employed 1 210 1 206 -4 -0,3
- unemployed 69 77 8 11,6
Inactive population 751 754 3 0,5

Source: Labour force survey 2012, November. Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Kirsi Toivonen 09 1734 3535, Ari Väisänen 09 1734 2290, tyovoimatutkimus@stat.fi

Director in charge: Riitta Harala


Updated 21.12.2012

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. November 2012, Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2011/11 - 2012/11 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 22.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2012/11/tyti_2012_11_2012-12-21_tau_002_en.html