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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2018, June

Appendix table 20. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2014/II - 2015/II

  Year/Quarter Change Change
2014/II 2015/II 2014/II - 2015/II 2014/II - 2015/II
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Labour force status        
Both sexes Population total 4 094 4 099 5 0,1
Active population total 2 755 2 757 2 0,1
- employed 2 490 2 463 -27 -1,1
- unemployed 265 295 30 11,2
Inactive population 1 339 1 342 3 0,2
Males Population total 2 051 2 055 4 0,2
Active population total 1 422 1 421 -0 0,0
- employed 1 275 1 262 -13 -1,0
- unemployed 146 159 13 8,6
Inactive population 630 633 4 0,6
Females Population total 2 043 2 044 2 0,1
Active population total 1 333 1 336 3 0,2
- employed 1 214 1 200 -14 -1,2
- unemployed 119 136 17 14,3
Inactive population 710 708 -1 -0,2

Source: Labour force survey 2015, June. Statistics Finland

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Updated 21.07.2015

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. June 2015, Appendix table 20. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2014/II - 2015/II . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 17.8.2018].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2015/06/tyti_2015_06_2015-07-21_tau_020_en.html