Appendix table 3. Activity rates by age of youngest child 2010 - 2011, population aged 20-59

  Year
2010 2011
Activity rate, % Activity rate, %
Both sexes Total 84,8 84,6
Parents of children under 18 years total 87,8 87,2
- youngest child under 3 years 74,2 73,2
- youngest child between 3 and 6 years 92,7 91,1
- youngest child between 7 and 17 years 93,8 94,1
No children under 18 years 83,0 83,1
Males Total 86,8 87,0
Parents of children under 18 years total 95,6 95,0
- youngest child under 3 years 95,7 94,4
- youngest child between 3 and 6 years 97,2 95,8
- youngest child between 7 and 17 years 94,9 95,0
No children under 18 years 82,1 82,8
Females Total 82,7 82,2
Parents of children under 18 years total 80,5 80,0
- youngest child under 3 years 53,0 52,6
- youngest child between 3 and 6 years 88,4 86,6
- youngest child between 7 and 17 years 92,9 93,2
No children under 18 years 84,1 83,5

Source: Labour Force Survey 2011. Statistics Finland

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Updated 11.9.2012

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