Appendix table 3. Activity rates by age of youngest child in 2009 - 2013, population aged 20-59

  Activity rate, %
Year
2009    2010    2011    2012    2013   
Both sexes Total 84,6 84,8 84,6 84,9 84,3
Parents of children under 18 years total 87,3 87,8 87,2 87,1 86,5
- youngest child under 3 years 74,2 74,2 73,2 74,8 72,0
- youngest child between 3 and 6 years 91,9 92,7 91,1 89,7 90,1
- youngest child between 7 and 17 years 93,1 93,8 94,1 93,8 93,8
No children under 18 years 83,1 83,0 83,1 83,6 83,1
Males Total 86,2 86,8 87,0 87,0 86,3
Parents of children under 18 years total 94,4 95,6 95,0 94,3 95,0
- youngest child under 3 years 93,6 95,7 94,4 94,9 94,0
- youngest child between 3 and 6 years 96,3 97,2 95,8 93,8 95,6
- youngest child between 7 and 17 years 94,1 94,9 95,0 94,2 95,3
No children under 18 years 81,8 82,1 82,8 83,1 81,9
Females Total 83,0 82,7 82,2 82,7 82,2
Parents of children under 18 years total 80,6 80,5 80,0 80,3 78,5
- youngest child under 3 years 55,2 53,0 52,6 55,2 50,6
- youngest child between 3 and 6 years 87,8 88,4 86,6 85,9 84,9
- youngest child between 7 and 17 years 92,2 92,9 93,2 93,5 92,5
No children under 18 years 84,5 84,1 83,5 84,2 84,4

Source: Labour Force Survey 2013. Statistics Finland

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Updated 7.10.2014

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. Families and work 2013, Appendix table 3. Activity rates by age of youngest child in 2009 - 2013, population aged 20-59 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 14.11.2019].
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