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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

Appendix table 20. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2018/I - 2019/I

  Year/Quarter Change Change
2018/I 2019/I 2018/I - 2019/I 2018/I - 2019/I
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Labour force status        
Both sexes Population total 4 124 4 127 3 0,1
Active population total 2 706 2 704 -2 -0,1
- employed 2 469 2 513 44 1,8
- unemployed 237 191 -46 -19,4
Inactive population 1 418 1 423 6 0,4
Males Population total 2 072 2 074 3 0,1
Active population total 1 395 1 404 9 0,7
- employed 1 273 1 295 22 1,7
- unemployed 122 110 -12 -10,2
Inactive population 677 670 -7 -1,0
Females Population total 2 052 2 053 1 0,0
Active population total 1 311 1 300 -12 -0,9
- employed 1 196 1 218 22 1,9
- unemployed 115 81 -34 -29,3
Inactive population 741 753 12 1,7

Source: Labour force survey 2019, March. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.04.2019

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. March 2019, Appendix table 20. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2018/I - 2019/I . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 16.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2019/03/tyti_2019_03_2019-04-24_tau_020_en.html