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

Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2015/11 - 2016/11

  Year/Month Change Change
2015/11 2016/11 2015/11 - 2016/11 2015/11 - 2016/11
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Labour force status        
Both sexes Population total 4 108 4 109 1 0,0
Active population total 2 617 2 626 9 0,4
- employed 2 402 2 413 11 0,5
- unemployed 216 213 -2 -1,0
Inactive population 1 490 1 483 -8 -0,5
Males Population total 2 060 2 063 3 0,1
Active population total 1 364 1 366 2 0,1
- employed 1 239 1 246 7 0,6
- unemployed 125 120 -5 -4,4
Inactive population 696 697 1 0,2
Females Population total 2 048 2 046 -2 -0,1
Active population total 1 253 1 261 8 0,6
- employed 1 163 1 167 4 0,4
- unemployed 90 94 3 3,6
Inactive population 795 785 -9 -1,1

Source: Labour force survey 2016, November. Statistics Finland

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Updated 20.12.2016

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. November 2016, Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2015/11 - 2016/11 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 12.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2016/11/tyti_2016_11_2016-12-20_tau_002_en.html