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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2020, May

Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2019/03 - 2020/03

  Year/Month Change Change
2019/03 2020/03 2019/03 - 2020/03 2019/03 - 2020/03
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Labour force status        
Both sexes Population total 4 128 4 130 3 0,1
Active population total 2 729 2 714 -15 -0,6
- employed 2 538 2 516 -21 -0,8
- unemployed 191 197 6 3,1
Inactive population 1 399 1 417 18 1,3
Males Population total 2 075 2 077 2 0,1
Active population total 1 429 1 399 -30 -2,1
- employed 1 311 1 288 -23 -1,7
- unemployed 117 111 -7 -5,8
Inactive population 646 678 32 4,9
Females Population total 2 053 2 054 1 0,0
Active population total 1 300 1 315 14 1,1
- employed 1 226 1 228 2 0,1
- unemployed 74 87 13 17,2
Inactive population 752 739 -14 -1,8

Source: Labour force survey 2020, March. Statistics Finland

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Updated 23.4.2020

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. March 2020, Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2019/03 - 2020/03 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 13.7.2020].
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