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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2020, February

Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2018/12 - 2019/12

  Year/Month Change Change
2018/12 2019/12 2018/12 - 2019/12 2018/12 - 2019/12
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Labour force status        
Both sexes Population total 4 127 4 132 4 0,1
Active population total 2 698 2 734 35 1,3
- employed 2 553 2 570 17 0,7
- unemployed 146 164 18 12,5
Inactive population 1 429 1 398 -31 -2,2
Males Population total 2 074 2 078 3 0,2
Active population total 1 407 1 411 4 0,3
- employed 1 335 1 324 -11 -0,8
- unemployed 72 87 15 20,4
Inactive population 667 667 0 -0,1
Females Population total 2 053 2 054 1 0,1
Active population total 1 291 1 323 32 2,5
- employed 1 217 1 246 28 2,3
- unemployed 74 77 3 4,7
Inactive population 762 731 -31 -4,0

Source: Labour force survey 2019, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.1.2020

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2019, Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2018/12 - 2019/12 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 31.3.2020].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2019/12/tyti_2019_12_2020-01-24_tau_002_en.html