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

Latest publication: Labour force survey 2020, April

Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2014/05 - 2015/05

  Year/Month Change Change
2014/05 2015/05 2014/05 - 2015/05 2014/05 - 2015/05
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Labour force status        
Both sexes Population total 4 094 4 099 5 0,1
Active population total 2 756 2 758 1 0,0
- employed 2 460 2 433 -27 -1,1
- unemployed 296 324 28 9,5
Inactive population 1 337 1 341 4 0,3
Males Population total 2 051 2 055 4 0,2
Active population total 1 425 1 407 -18 -1,3
- employed 1 257 1 239 -18 -1,4
- unemployed 168 168 0 0,0
Inactive population 626 648 22 3,5
Females Population total 2 043 2 044 2 0,1
Active population total 1 331 1 351 19 1,5
- employed 1 203 1 194 -9 -0,7
- unemployed 128 156 28 22,2
Inactive population 711 694 -18 -2,5

Source: Labour force survey 2015, May. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.6.2015

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. May 2015, Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2014/05 - 2015/05 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 31.5.2020].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2015/05/tyti_2015_05_2015-06-24_tau_002_en.html