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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, October

Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2018/02 - 2019/02

  Year/Month Change Change
2018/02 2019/02 2018/02 - 2019/02 2018/02 - 2019/02
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Labour force status        
Both sexes Population total 4 125 4 127 2 0,0
Active population total 2 702 2 704 2 0,1
- employed 2 469 2 504 34 1,4
- unemployed 233 200 -33 -14,0
Inactive population 1 423 1 423 0 0,0
Males Population total 2 072 2 074 2 0,1
Active population total 1 392 1 403 10 0,7
- employed 1 272 1 289 17 1,4
- unemployed 121 113 -7 -6,0
Inactive population 680 672 -8 -1,2
Females Population total 2 052 2 053 0 0,0
Active population total 1 310 1 302 -8 -0,6
- employed 1 197 1 215 17 1,4
- unemployed 112 87 -25 -22,6
Inactive population 743 751 9 1,1

Source: Labour force survey 2019, February. Statistics Finland

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Updated 26.03.2019

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. February 2019, Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2018/02 - 2019/02 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 8.12.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2019/02/tyti_2019_02_2019-03-26_tau_002_en.html