A more recent publication of this set of statistics is available.

Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, May

7.2 Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2009/IV - 2008/IV

  Year/Quarter Change
2009/IV 2009/III 2008/IV 2009/IV - 2008/IV
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Labour force status Sex        
Population aged 15-74 Both sexes 4 033 4 028 4 012 0,5
Males 2 018 2 015 2 007 0,5
Females 2 015 2 012 2 005 0,5
Labour force Both sexes 2 623 2 679 2 669 -1,7
Males 1 345 1 379 1 379 -2,5
Females 1 278 1 300 1 290 -0,9
Employed Both sexes 2 408 2 476 2 509 -4,1
Males 1 225 1 272 1 298 -5,6
Females 1 182 1 204 1 211 -2,3
Unemployed Both sexes 215 202 159 35,0
Males 119 106 81 48,2
Females 96 96 79 21,6
Total persons not in labour force Both sexes 1 410 1 349 1 344 4,9
Males 673 637 628 7,2
Females 736 713 715 3,0

Source: Labour force survey 2009, December. Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Kalle Sinivuori (09) 1734 3524, Juha Martikainen (09) 1734 3225, Anna Pärnänen (09) 1734 2607, tyovoimatutkimus@stat.fi

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Updated 26.01.2010

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2009, 7.2 Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2009/IV - 2008/IV . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 18.7.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2009/12/tyti_2009_12_2010-01-26_tau_020_en.html