Appendix table 19. Part-time employed persons aged 15-74 by sex and reason for part-time employment in 2009 - 2011

  Year Change Change
2009 2010 2011 2010/2011 2010/2011
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Reason for part-time employment          
Both sexes total Persons employed part-time total 343 358 369 11 3,2
Full-time work was not available 93 95 95 -1 -0,6
Studying 93 92 93 1 0,6
Caring for own children or other relatives 29 31 33 2 5,1
Health reasons 27 32 34 2 5,1
Wants to work part-time for some other reason 100 107 115 9 8,0
Males Persons employed part-time total 115 125 135 9 7,4
Full-time work was not available 29 30 31 1 4,4
Studying 35 35 38 2 6,2
Caring for own children or other relatives 1 1 2 1 .
Health reasons 10 13 13 0 -3,3
Wants to work part-time for some other reason 40 46 51 5 11,3
Females Persons employed part-time total 228 232 235 2 0,9
Full-time work was not available 64 65 63 -2 -2,8
Studying 58 57 55 -2 -2,9
Caring for own children or other relatives 28 30 30 0 1,5
Health reasons 17 19 21 2 10,9
Wants to work part-time for some other reason 61 61 64 3 5,6

Source: Labour Force Survey 2011. Statistics Finland

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Updated 9.3.2012

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
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