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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2018/07 - 2019/07

  Year/Month Change Change
2018/07 2019/07 2018/07 - 2019/07 2018/07 - 2019/07
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Labour force status        
Both sexes Population total 4 123 4 126 4 0,1
Active population total 2 814 2 796 -18 -0,6
- employed 2 631 2 628 -3 -0,1
- unemployed 183 169 -14 -7,9
Inactive population 1 309 1 330 21 1,6
Males Population total 2 072 2 074 3 0,1
Active population total 1 466 1 454 -12 -0,8
- employed 1 371 1 368 -2 -0,2
- unemployed 95 86 -9 -9,9
Inactive population 606 620 15 2,4
Females Population total 2 051 2 052 1 0,0
Active population total 1 348 1 342 -6 -0,4
- employed 1 260 1 259 -1 -0,1
- unemployed 88 83 -5 -5,7
Inactive population 703 710 7 1,0

Source: Labour force survey 2019, July. Statistics Finland

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Updated 20.08.2019

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. July 2019, Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2018/07 - 2019/07 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 12.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2019/07/tyti_2019_07_2019-08-20_tau_002_en.html