Concepts




Main job


The main job is the only or principal job of an employed person. Where several jobs exist, the main job is usually the job on which the respondent spends the most time or from which the highest income is earned. The definition of main and secondary jobs is based on the respondent's own reporting.



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Validity of the definition

  • Valid until (31 December 2078)

Source organisation

  • Tilastokeskus

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