A more recent publication of this set of statistics is available.

Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

1.2 Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2008/11 - 2007/11

  Year/Month Change
2008/11 2008/10 2007/11 2008/11 - 2007/11
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Labour force status Sex        
Population aged 15-74 Both sexes 4 012 4 011 3 989 0,6
Males 2 007 2 007 1 995 0,6
Females 2 005 2 004 1 994 0,5
Labour force Both sexes 2 671 2 677 2 633 1,4
Males 1 375 1 393 1 367 0,6
Females 1 295 1 284 1 265 2,4
Employed Both sexes 2 509 2 522 2 472 1,5
Males 1 300 1 310 1 290 0,8
Females 1 210 1 212 1 182 2,4
Unemployed Both sexes 161 155 161 0,0
Males 76 83 78 -2,5
Females 85 72 83 2,3
Total persons not in labour force Both sexes 1 342 1 334 1 357 -1,1
Males 632 613 628 0,7
Females 710 720 729 -2,6

Source: Labour force survey 2008, November. Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Heidi Melasniemi-Uutela (09) 1734 2523, Pekka Tossavainen (09) 1734 3517, tyovoimatutkimus@stat.fi

Director in charge: Riitta Harala


Updated 23.12.2008

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. November 2008, 1.2 Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2008/11 - 2007/11 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 15.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2008/11/tyti_2008_11_2008-12-23_tau_002_en.html