Appendix table 4. Activity rates by number of children 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
- 1 child 87,5 88,3 88,8 87,4 88,2
- 2 children 90,2 90,2 88,7 89,3 88,5
- 3 or more children 81,4 82,3 81,2 82,2 79,4
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
- 1 child 93,9 95,1 94,7 93,5 94,3
- 2 children 95,7 96,3 95,4 95,0 95,8
- 3 or more children 93,2 95,5 94,7 94,5 95,0
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
- 1 child 81,9 82,4 83,6 81,9 82,6
- 2 children 84,9 84,3 82,2 83,8 81,7
- 3 or more children 70,0 69,6 68,2 70,1 64,3
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 4. Activity rates by number of children in 2009 - 2013, population aged 20-59 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 21.11.2019].
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