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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2015/01 - 2016/01

  Year/Month Change Change
2015/01 2016/01 2015/01 - 2016/01 2015/01 - 2016/01
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Labour force status        
Both sexes Population total 4 101 4 110 10 0,2
Active population total 2 630 2 630 0 0,0
- employed 2 399 2 385 -14 -0,6
- unemployed 230 245 14 6,2
Inactive population 1 471 1 481 9 0,6
Males Population total 2 055 2 061 6 0,3
Active population total 1 350 1 347 -2 -0,2
- employed 1 216 1 212 -4 -0,3
- unemployed 133 135 2 1,3
Inactive population 706 714 8 1,1
Females Population total 2 045 2 049 4 0,2
Active population total 1 280 1 283 3 0,2
- employed 1 183 1 173 -10 -0,8
- unemployed 97 110 13 12,9
Inactive population 765 767 1 0,2

Source: Labour force survey 2016, January. Statistics Finland

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Updated 23.02.2016

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. January 2016, Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2015/01 - 2016/01 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 13.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2016/01/tyti_2016_01_2016-02-23_tau_002_en.html