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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2021, June

Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2020/04 - 2021/04 (Appendix table was corrected on 27 July 2021.)

  Year/Month Change Change
2020/04 2021/04 2020/04 - 2021/04 2020/04 - 2021/04
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Labour force status        
Both sexes Population total 4 133 4 123 -10 -0,2
Active population total 2 660 2 738 78 2,9
- employed 2 446 2 475 29 1,2
- unemployed 214 262 48 22,5
Inactive population 1 473 1 385 -87 -5,9
Males Population total 2 078 2 075 -3 -0,2
Active population total 1 385 1 432 47 3,4
- employed 1 264 1 283 18 1,5
- unemployed 120 149 29 23,8
Inactive population 693 643 -51 -7,3
Females Population total 2 055 2 048 -6 -0,3
Active population total 1 275 1 306 31 2,4
- employed 1 182 1 193 11 0,9
- unemployed 93 113 20 20,9
Inactive population 779 742 -37 -4,7

Source: Labour force survey 2021, April. Statistics Finland

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Updated 25.05.2021

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. April 2021, Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2020/04 - 2021/04 (Appendix table was corrected on 27 July 2021.) . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 5.8.2021].
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