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

Latest publication: Labour force survey 2017, August

Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2016/02 - 2017/02

  Year/Month Change Change
2016/02 2017/02 2016/02 - 2017/02 2016/02 - 2017/02
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Labour force status        
Both sexes Population total 4 110 4 108 -2 0,0
Active population total 2 630 2 632 2 0,1
- employed 2 382 2 390 8 0,3
- unemployed 248 242 -6 -2,4
Inactive population 1 480 1 476 -4 -0,2
Males Population total 2 061 2 063 2 0,1
Active population total 1 353 1 359 5 0,4
- employed 1 213 1 221 8 0,7
- unemployed 140 137 -3 -2,1
Inactive population 708 704 -3 -0,5
Females Population total 2 049 2 045 -4 -0,2
Active population total 1 277 1 273 -3 -0,3
- employed 1 169 1 169 0 0,0
- unemployed 107 105 -3 -2,7
Inactive population 772 772 0 0,0

Source: Labour force survey 2017, February. Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Pertti Taskinen 029 551 2690, Ulla Hannula 029 551 2924, tyovoimatutkimus@stat.fi

Director in charge: Jari Tarkoma


Updated 21.3.2017

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. February 2017, Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2016/02 - 2017/02 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 18.10.2017].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2017/02/tyti_2017_02_2017-03-21_tau_002_en.html

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