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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2020, February

Appendix table 20. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2018/IV - 2019/IV

  Year/Quarter Change Change
2018/IV 2019/IV 2018/IV - 2019/IV 2018/IV - 2019/IV
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Labour force status        
Both sexes Population total 4 127 4 131 4 0,1
Active population total 2 702 2 721 19 0,7
- employed 2 541 2 557 16 0,6
- unemployed 162 164 3 1,6
Inactive population 1 424 1 410 -15 -1,0
Males Population total 2 074 2 077 3 0,1
Active population total 1 406 1 411 5 0,3
- employed 1 317 1 319 2 0,1
- unemployed 89 92 3 3,2
Inactive population 668 666 -1 -0,2
Females Population total 2 053 2 054 1 0,0
Active population total 1 296 1 310 14 1,1
- employed 1 224 1 238 14 1,2
- unemployed 72 72 -0 -0,3
Inactive population 757 744 -13 -1,7

Source: Labour force survey 2019, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.1.2020

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2019, Appendix table 20. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2018/IV - 2019/IV . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 31.3.2020].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2019/12/tyti_2019_12_2020-01-24_tau_020_en.html