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Appendix table 45. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex in 2017 - 2019

  Year Change Change
2017 2018 2019 2018/2019 2018/2019
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Labour force status          
Both sexes Population total 4 114 4 124 4 128 4 0,1
Active population total 2 707 2 742 2 750 8 0,3
- employed 2 473 2 540 2 566 26 1,0
- unemployed 234 202 184 -18 -8,8
Inactive population 1 407 1 382 1 378 -4 -0,3
Males Population total 2 066 2 072 2 075 3 0,1
Active population total 1 407 1 422 1 429 7 0,5
- employed 1 282 1 317 1 327 10 0,8
- unemployed 125 106 103 -3 -2,8
Inactive population 659 650 646 -4 -0,7
Females Population total 2 048 2 052 2 053 1 0,0
Active population total 1 300 1 319 1 320 1 0,1
- employed 1 191 1 223 1 239 16 1,3
- unemployed 109 96 82 -15 -15,3
Inactive population 748 732 732 0 0,0

Source: Labour force survey 2019, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.1.2020

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2019, Appendix table 45. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex in 2017 - 2019 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 6.4.2020].
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