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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2018/03 - 2019/03

  Year/Month Change Change
2018/03 2019/03 2018/03 - 2019/03 2018/03 - 2019/03
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Labour force status        
Both sexes Population total 4 122 4 128 6 0,1
Active population total 2 716 2 729 13 0,5
- employed 2 476 2 538 61 2,5
- unemployed 240 191 -49 -20,2
Inactive population 1 405 1 399 -7 -0,5
Males Population total 2 071 2 075 4 0,2
Active population total 1 409 1 429 20 1,4
- employed 1 279 1 311 32 2,5
- unemployed 130 117 -12 -9,4
Inactive population 662 646 -16 -2,4
Females Population total 2 051 2 053 2 0,1
Active population total 1 307 1 300 -7 -0,5
- employed 1 197 1 226 29 2,4
- unemployed 110 74 -36 -32,9
Inactive population 743 752 9 1,2

Source: Labour force survey 2019, March. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.04.2019

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. March 2019, Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2018/03 - 2019/03 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 20.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2019/03/tyti_2019_03_2019-04-24_tau_002_en.html