Appendix table 2. Employment rates by number of children in 2012 - 2016, population aged 20-59

  Employment rate, %
Year
2012    2013    2014    2015    2016   
Both sexes Total 78,9 77,9 77,5 76,9 77,2
Parents of children under 18 years total 83,2 82,1 81,9 81,6 81,5
- 1 child 83,5 83,7 82,4 81,3 81,1
- 2 children 85,5 84,8 84,6 84,4 84,1
- 3 or more children 78,3 74,0 75,9 76,5 77,4
No children under 18 years 76,4 75,5 75,0 74,2 74,8
Males Total 80,2 79,2 78,5 78,0 78,8
Parents of children under 18 years total 90,6 91,2 90,1 89,9 90,1
- 1 child 89,6 89,5 88,9 89,0 89,0
- 2 children 91,4 92,8 91,6 90,8 91,4
- 3 or more children 91,3 91,6 89,5 89,8 89,5
No children under 18 years 74,7 73,0 72,5 71,8 73,0
Females Total 77,5 76,5 76,4 75,7 75,6
Parents of children under 18 years total 76,2 73,6 74,4 73,8 73,6
- 1 child 78,0 78,4 76,5 74,4 74,2
- 2 children 79,7 77,2 77,8 78,2 77,1
- 3 or more children 65,5 57,0 62,6 63,6 65,7
No children under 18 years 78,4 78,3 77,7 76,9 76,8

Source: Labour Force Survey 2016. Statistics Finland

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Updated 10.10.2017

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. Families and work 2016, Appendix table 2. Employment rates by number of children in 2012 - 2016, population aged 20-59 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 14.11.2019].
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