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 2014/07 - 2015/07

  Year/Month Change Change
2014/07 2015/07 2014/07 - 2015/07 2014/07 - 2015/07
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Labour force status        
Both sexes Population total 4 095 4 099 4 0,1
Active population total 2 743 2 754 11 0,4
- employed 2 550 2 523 -27 -1,1
- unemployed 193 232 38 19,8
Inactive population 1 352 1 345 -7 -0,6
Males Population total 2 052 2 055 3 0,2
Active population total 1 423 1 417 -6 -0,4
- employed 1 317 1 294 -23 -1,7
- unemployed 106 123 16 15,5
Inactive population 629 639 9 1,5
Females Population total 2 043 2 044 1 0,0
Active population total 1 320 1 338 18 1,3
- employed 1 233 1 229 -4 -0,3
- unemployed 87 109 22 25,1
Inactive population 723 706 -17 -2,3

Source: Labour force survey 2015, July. Statistics Finland

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Updated 25.8.2015

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. July 2015, Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2014/07 - 2015/07 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 21.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2015/07/tyti_2015_07_2015-08-25_tau_002_en.html