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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

Appendix table 20. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2014/IV - 2015/IV

  Year/Quarter Change Change
2014/IV 2015/IV 2014/IV - 2015/IV 2014/IV - 2015/IV
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Labour force status        
Both sexes Population total 4 099 4 108 9 0,2
Active population total 2 640 2 643 2 0,1
- employed 2 418 2 412 -6 -0,2
- unemployed 223 230 8 3,5
Inactive population 1 459 1 465 6 0,4
Males Population total 2 054 2 060 5 0,3
Active population total 1 370 1 364 -7 -0,5
- employed 1 244 1 237 -6 -0,5
- unemployed 126 126 -0 -0,2
Inactive population 684 696 12 1,8
Females Population total 2 045 2 048 3 0,2
Active population total 1 270 1 279 9 0,7
- employed 1 174 1 175 1 0,1
- unemployed 96 104 8 8,3
Inactive population 775 769 -6 -0,7

Source: Labour force survey 2015, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 27.1.2016

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2015, Appendix table 20. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2014/IV - 2015/IV . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 20.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2015/12/tyti_2015_12_2016-01-27_tau_020_en.html