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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, August

Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2017/06 - 2018/06

  Year/Month Change Change
2017/06 2018/06 2017/06 - 2018/06 2017/06 - 2018/06
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Labour force status        
Both sexes Population total 4 113 4 122 9 0,2
Active population total 2 823 2 865 42 1,5
- employed 2 573 2 672 99 3,8
- unemployed 250 192 -57 -23,0
Inactive population 1 290 1 257 -33 -2,5
Males Population total 2 066 2 071 6 0,3
Active population total 1 471 1 497 25 1,7
- employed 1 335 1 393 58 4,3
- unemployed 136 104 -32 -23,8
Inactive population 595 575 -20 -3,4
Females Population total 2 048 2 051 3 0,2
Active population total 1 352 1 368 16 1,2
- employed 1 238 1 279 41 3,3
- unemployed 114 89 -25 -22,0
Inactive population 696 683 -13 -1,8

Source: Labour force survey 2018, June. Statistics Finland

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

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Updated 24.7.2018

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. June 2018, Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2017/06 - 2018/06 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 20.10.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2018/06/tyti_2018_06_2018-07-24_tau_002_en.html