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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2021, September

Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2020/07 - 2021/07

  Year/Month Change Change
2020/07 2021/07 2020/07 - 2021/07 2020/07 - 2021/07
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Labour force status        
Both sexes Population total 4 136 4 123 -13 -0,3
Active population total 2 759 2 841 81 2,9
- employed 2 553 2 639 86 3,4
- unemployed 206 202 -5 -2,2
Inactive population 1 376 1 282 -94 -6,9
Males Population total 2 080 2 075 -4 -0,2
Active population total 1 435 1 475 40 2,8
- employed 1 331 1 376 45 3,3
- unemployed 104 99 -5 -4,4
Inactive population 644 600 -44 -6,9
Females Population total 2 056 2 047 -9 -0,4
Active population total 1 324 1 365 41 3,1
- employed 1 222 1 263 41 3,4
- unemployed 103 103 0 0,1
Inactive population 732 682 -50 -6,8

Source: Labour force survey 2021, July. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.8.2021

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. July 2021, Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2020/07 - 2021/07 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 27.10.2021].
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