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Labour force survey

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF)
The Labour Force Survey statistics describe labour market participation by population aged 15 to 89 monthly, quarterly and annually. Data are collected with a sample survey. Monthly and quarterly data are published on the 15 to 74 age group. The data content is based on EU Regulation.


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According to Statistics Finland's Labour Force Survey, the number of employed persons in the first quarter of 2022 (January to March) was 84,000 higher than in the corresponding quarter of 2021. There were 34,000 fewer unemployed persons.

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