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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2022, February

Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2020/12 - 2021/12

Year/Month Change Change
2020/12 2021/12 2020/12 - 2021/12 2020/12 - 2021/12
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Labour force status
Both sexes Population total 4 129 4 123 -6 -0,1
Active population total 2 671 2 782 112 4,2
- employed 2 467 2 595 128 5,2
- unemployed 203 187 -16 -7,9
Inactive population 1 458 1 340 -118 -8,1
Males Population total 2 077 2 076 0 0,0
Active population total 1 402 1 452 50 3,6
- employed 1 282 1 347 65 5,0
- unemployed 120 105 -15 -12,1
Inactive population 675 625 -50 -7,5
Females Population total 2 052 2 046 -6 -0,3
Active population total 1 269 1 331 62 4,9
- employed 1 185 1 248 63 5,3
- unemployed 84 82 -1 -1,7
Inactive population 783 716 -67 -8,6

Source: Labour force survey 2021, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 25.1.2022

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2021, Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2020/12 - 2021/12 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 26.6.2022].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2021/12/tyti_2021_12_2022-01-25_tau_002_en.html