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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 people was 30,000 higher in August 2022 than one year ago. The number of unemployed persons was 8,000 higher in August than one year ago. The trend of the employment rate was 73.6 per cent and the trend of the unemployment rate was 7.1 per cent in August.

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release | Labour force survey 2022, August
release | Labour force survey 2022, July
release | Labour force survey 2022, June
release | Labour force survey 2022, 2nd quarter

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20.09.2022

Employment rate and trend of employment rate

Employment rate and trend of employment rate. Data on the figure are available from the table below the figure.
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Employment rate, persons aged 15-64, %Employment rate, persons aged 15-64, %, trend
2010M0164.466.7
2010M0265.266.7
2010M0365.566.7
2010M0466.066.7
2010M0567.766.7
2010M0669.666.8
2010M0769.666.8
2010M0868.266.9
2010M0966.367.0
2010M1066.867.0
2010M1166.867.0
2010M1265.567.1
2011M0165.567.2
2011M0266.367.3
2011M0365.067.3
2011M0467.467.4
2011M0568.467.5
2011M0670.367.6
2011M0770.767.7
2011M0869.167.8
2011M0967.367.9
2011M1067.368.0
2011M1168.768.0
2011M1266.168.0
2012M0165.668.0
2012M0267.468.0
2012M0366.268.1
2012M0467.768.1
2012M0569.068.1
2012M0670.668.1
2012M0771.668.2
2012M0869.368.2
2012M0967.268.1
2012M1068.168.1
2012M1167.868.0
2012M1266.367.9
2013M0166.167.8
2013M0266.467.7
2013M0365.667.7
2013M0468.067.8
2013M0568.367.9
2013M0671.067.9
2013M0770.967.8
2013M0868.667.7
2013M0966.867.6
2013M1067.667.5
2013M1167.167.6
2013M1266.067.6
2014M0166.367.6
2014M0266.167.6
2014M0365.867.5
2014M0467.467.5
2014M0567.967.6
2014M0670.867.7
2014M0770.767.6
2014M0868.267.5
2014M0967.167.4
2014M1066.967.3
2014M1166.767.3
2014M1266.467.3
2015M0165.767.3
2015M0265.667.3
2015M0365.967.2
2015M0467.167.1
2015M0567.267.0
2015M0669.766.9
2015M0769.567.0
2015M0867.767.2
2015M0967.767.4
2015M1067.567.3
2015M1166.167.2
2015M1266.067.1
2016M0165.867.2
2016M0265.267.4
2016M0367.367.6
2016M0467.167.6
2016M0567.567.6
2016M0671.267.7
2016M0769.967.8
2016M0868.668.0
2016M0968.768.1
2016M1067.768.1
2016M1166.868.0
2016M1267.667.9
2017M0165.967.9
2017M0266.068.0
2017M0368.168.2
2017M0467.668.3
2017M0568.368.3
2017M0671.468.4
2017M0771.068.5
2017M0869.768.7
2017M0968.369.0
2017M1068.869.3
2017M1169.869.6
2017M1268.969.8
2018M0167.969.9
2018M0268.870.0
2018M0369.270.1
2018M0469.170.4
2018M0571.470.7
2018M0674.670.9
2018M0773.271.0
2018M0872.171.0
2018M0970.371.1
2018M1070.771.2
2018M1170.771.3
2018M1270.971.5
2019M0170.171.5
2019M0269.871.5
2019M0370.971.4
2019M0470.471.4
2019M0571.871.4
2019M0674.571.4
2019M0774.171.5
2019M0872.171.6
2019M0971.671.8
2019M1071.371.9
2019M1170.872.1
2019M1272.272.3
2020M0171.372.5
2020M0270.072.6
2020M0370.270.0
2020M0469.669.8
2020M0569.169.7
2020M0672.869.6
2020M0772.669.7
2020M0870.169.8
2020M0971.369.9
2020M1070.970.1
2020M1170.770.2
2020M1270.070.3
2021M0169.170.5
2021M0270.070.8
2021M0370.771.1
2021M0470.171.4
2021M0573.071.8
2021M0675.872.2
2021M0774.972.4
2021M0873.472.5
2021M0971.772.6
2021M1072.372.8
2021M1172.273.1
2021M1273.373.3
2022M0171.573.5
2022M0272.773.6
2022M0372.573.6
2022M0472.773.6
2022M0574.773.6
2022M0676.973.6
2022M0775.773.5
2022M0874.273.6
20.09.2022

Unemployment rate and trend of unemployment rate, persons aged 15-74

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