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 2014/12 - 2015/12

  Year/Month Change Change
2014/12 2015/12 2014/12 - 2015/12 2014/12 - 2015/12
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Labour force status        
Both sexes Population total 4 100 4 109 10 0,2
Active population total 2 645 2 628 -16 -0,6
- employed 2 413 2 387 -25 -1,0
- unemployed 232 241 9 3,8
Inactive population 1 455 1 481 26 1,8
Males Population total 2 055 2 061 6 0,3
Active population total 1 371 1 359 -12 -0,9
- employed 1 243 1 230 -13 -1,0
- unemployed 128 129 1 0,5
Inactive population 684 702 18 2,7
Females Population total 2 045 2 049 4 0,2
Active population total 1 274 1 270 -4 -0,3
- employed 1 170 1 158 -12 -1,1
- unemployed 104 112 8 7,8
Inactive population 771 779 8 1,0

Source: Labour force survey 2015, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 27.1.2016

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2015, Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2014/12 - 2015/12 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 18.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2015/12/tyti_2015_12_2016-01-27_tau_002_en.html