Appendix table 11. Part-time employed persons aged 15-74 by sex and reason for part-time employment in 2008 - 2009

  Year Change Change
2008 2009 2008/2009 2008/2009
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent
Sex Reason for part-time employment        
Both sexes Persons employed part-time total 338 343 6 1,7
Full-time work was not available 87 93 7 7,7
Studying 100 93 -6 -6,4
Caring for own children or other relatives 28 29 1 3,7
Health reasons 24 27 3 11,6
Wants to work part-time for some other reason 99 100 2 1,6
Don't know or unknown . . . .
Males Persons employed part-time total 116 115 -1 -1,0
Full-time work was not available 25 29 4 16,5
Studying 36 35 -1 -1,7
Caring for own children or other relatives 1 1 0 .
Health reasons 10 10 0 2,5
Wants to work part-time for some other reason 44 40 -5 -10,6
Don't know or unknown . . . .
Females Persons employed part-time total 221 228 7 3,1
Full-time work was not available 62 64 3 4,1
Studying 64 58 -6 -9,1
Caring for own children or other relatives 26 28 1 5,2
Health reasons 14 17 3 18,0
Wants to work part-time for some other reason 55 61 6 11,5
Don't know or unknown . . . .

Source: Labour force survey 2009. Statistics Finland

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Updated 1.6.2010

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
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