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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, August

Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2014/02 - 2015/02

  Year/Month Change Change
2014/02 2015/02 2014/02 - 2015/02 2014/02 - 2015/02
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Labour force status        
Both sexes Population total 4 093 4 101 8 0,2
Active population total 2 647 2 660 14 0,5
- employed 2 405 2 392 -13 -0,5
- unemployed 241 268 27 11,1
Inactive population 1 446 1 441 -5 -0,4
Males Population total 2 050 2 056 5 0,3
Active population total 1 368 1 358 -11 -0,8
- employed 1 230 1 215 -15 -1,2
- unemployed 138 142 4 2,9
Inactive population 682 698 16 2,3
Females Population total 2 042 2 045 3 0,2
Active population total 1 279 1 303 24 1,9
- employed 1 176 1 177 1 0,1
- unemployed 103 126 23 22,1
Inactive population 763 742 -21 -2,7

Source: Labour force survey 2015, February. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.3.2015

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. February 2015, Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2014/02 - 2015/02 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 16.10.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2015/02/tyti_2015_02_2015-03-24_tau_002_en.html