Appendix table 3. Employed persons aged 18 to 74, share of entrepreneurs among the employed and proportion of the unemployed among the labour force by background country in 2011 1)

Background country Employed persons, total Share of entrepreneurs among the employed, % Proportion of the unemployed among the labour force, %
Finland 2 253 122 10,6 9,2
Russian Federation / Former Soviet Union 27 351 9,0 23,5
Estonia 16 412 7,0 11,1
Former Yugoslavia 3 340 11,0 24,5
China 3 096 15,8 10,9
Turkey 2 678 40,2 22,9
Vietnam 2 550 12,5 23,2
Sweden 2 526 10,1 8,4
Thailand 2 485 17,7 24,3
Germany 2 021 13,1 8,3
United Kingdom 1 876 17,8 12,1
Persons of foreign origin, total 101 300 10,5 20,9
1) The ten largest background countries according to the number of persons of foreign origin and persons of Finnish origin.

Source: Employment Statistics, Statistics Finland

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Updated 6.11.2013

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