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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, April

Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2011/12 - 2012/12

  Year/Month Change Change
2011/12 2012/12 2011/12 - 2012/12 2011/12 - 2012/12
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Labour force status        
Both sexes Population total 4 067 4 082 15 0,4
Active population total 2 603 2 593 -10 -0,4
- employed 2 411 2 413 2 0,1
- unemployed 192 180 -12 -6,1
Inactive population 1 464 1 489 25 1,7
Males Population total 2 036 2 044 8 0,4
Active population total 1 356 1 356 0 0,0
- employed 1 242 1 254 12 0,9
- unemployed 114 102 -12 -10,2
Inactive population 681 689 8 1,2
Females Population total 2 030 2 037 7 0,3
Active population total 1 247 1 237 -10 -0,8
- employed 1 169 1 159 -10 -0,8
- unemployed 78 78 -0 -0,1
Inactive population 784 800 17 2,1

Source: Labour force survey 2012, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 22.1.2012

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2012, Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2011/12 - 2012/12 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 25.5.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2012/12/tyti_2012_12_2013-01-22_tau_002_en.html