Appendix table 8. Working and family leaves among 20 to 59-year-old mothers by number of children in 2018

  Total Working On family leave from work Looking after children, no employment contract No employment contract, principal activity other than child care
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons
Mothers of children under 18 years total 523 390 37 40 57
- 1 child 228 170 18 13 27
- 2 children 197 159 12 10 16
- 3 or more children 98 61 7 17 14

Source: Labour Force Survey 2018. Statistics Finland

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Updated 14.11.2019

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. Families and work 2018, Appendix table 8. Working and family leaves among 20 to 59-year-old mothers by number of children in 2018 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 23.1.2020].
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