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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

Appendix table 20. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2014/III - 2015/III

  Year/Quarter Change Change
2014/III 2015/III 2014/III - 2015/III 2014/III - 2015/III
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Labour force status        
Both sexes Population total 4 096 4 101 4 0,1
Active population total 2 690 2 708 18 0,7
- employed 2 487 2 481 -6 -0,2
- unemployed 203 226 24 11,7
Inactive population 1 406 1 393 -13 -1,0
Males Population total 2 052 2 056 3 0,2
Active population total 1 385 1 394 9 0,7
- employed 1 275 1 276 1 0,1
- unemployed 110 118 9 7,8
Inactive population 667 661 -6 -0,9
Females Population total 2 044 2 045 1 0,1
Active population total 1 305 1 313 8 0,6
- employed 1 212 1 205 -7 -0,6
- unemployed 93 108 15 16,4
Inactive population 739 731 -7 -1,0

Source: Labour force survey 2015, September. Statistics Finland

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Updated 20.10.2015

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. September 2015, Appendix table 20. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2014/III - 2015/III . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 14.11.2019].
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