Appendix table 3. Employed persons aged 18 to 74, share of entrepreneurs among the employed and proportion of the unemployed among the labour force by background country in 2016 1)

Background country 1) Employed persons, total Share of entrepreneurs among the employed, % Proportion of the unemployed among the labour force, %
Finland 2,142,225 10.4 12.6
Russian Federation / Former Soviet Union 30,517 10.1 29.4
Estonia 24,229 8.5 15.9
Former Yugoslavia 4,225 10.9 26.9
China 4,038 19.3 16.3
Vietnam 3,944 10.6 21.1
Thailand 3,387 14.1 31.3
Turkey 3,003 37.5 30.3
Somalia 2,529 1.9 50.9
Irak 2,527 18.2 58.6
India 2,472 9.7 16.7
Persons of foreign origin, total 133,454 10.5 26.0

Source: Employment Statistics, Statistics Finland

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Updated 2.11.2018

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