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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, October

Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2018/01 - 2019/01

  Year/Month Change Change
2018/01 2019/01 2018/01 - 2019/01 2018/01 - 2019/01
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Labour force status        
Both sexes Population total 4 125 4 127 2 0,1
Active population total 2 700 2 679 -22 -0,8
- employed 2 462 2 498 35 1,4
- unemployed 238 181 -57 -24,0
Inactive population 1 425 1 449 24 1,7
Males Population total 2 072 2 074 2 0,1
Active population total 1 384 1 382 -3 -0,2
- employed 1 268 1 284 15 1,2
- unemployed 116 98 -18 -15,3
Inactive population 688 693 5 0,7
Females Population total 2 053 2 053 0 0,0
Active population total 1 316 1 297 -19 -1,5
- employed 1 194 1 214 20 1,7
- unemployed 122 83 -39 -32,1
Inactive population 737 756 19 2,6

Source: Labour force survey 2019, January. Statistics Finland

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Updated 26.02.2019

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. January 2019, Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2018/01 - 2019/01 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 8.12.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2019/01/tyti_2019_01_2019-02-26_tau_002_en.html