Appendix table 5. Unemployment rates by age of youngest child in 2012 - 2016, population aged 20-59

  Unemployment rate, %
Year
2012    2013    2014    2015    2016   
Both sexes Total 7,0 7,6 8,0 9,0 8,3
Parents of children under 18 years total 4,5 5,1 5,7 5,8 6,2
- youngest child under 3 years 4,8 6,3 7,0 5,3 7,7
- youngest child between 3 and 6 years 5,3 5,7 6,3 7,3 5,9
- youngest child between 7 and 17 years 3,9 4,2 4,8 5,3 5,6
No children under 18 years 8,6 9,1 9,4 10,9 9,5
Males Total 7,8 8,3 8,9 9,6 8,7
Parents of children under 18 years total 3,9 4,0 5,1 4,8 4,9
- youngest child under 3 years 3,7 5,2 5,2 3,6 6,2
- youngest child between 3 and 6 years 4,0 3,2 5,8 5,6 3,8
- youngest child between 7 and 17 years 3,9 3,6 4,6 5,2 4,6
No children under 18 years 10,1 10,9 11,3 12,4 11,0
Females Total 6,3 6,9 7,1 8,4 7,8
Parents of children under 18 years total 5,1 6,3 6,4 6,9 7,6
- youngest child under 3 years 6,5 8,3 10,0 8,3 10,2
- youngest child between 3 and 6 years 6,7 8,4 6,9 9,0 8,1
- youngest child between 7 and 17 years 3,9 4,7 5,0 5,4 6,5
No children under 18 years 7,0 7,3 7,4 9,3 7,9

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 5. Unemployment rates by age of youngest child in 2012 - 2016, population aged 20-59 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 21.11.2019].
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