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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2021, February

Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2019/11 - 2020/11

  Year/Month Change Change
2019/11 2020/11 2019/11 - 2020/11 2019/11 - 2020/11
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Labour force status        
Both sexes Population total 4 130 4 130 -1 0,0
Active population total 2 703 2 726 23 0,8
- employed 2 543 2 540 -4 -0,1
- unemployed 160 187 27 16,7
Inactive population 1 427 1 403 -24 -1,7
Males Population total 2 077 2 077 0 0,0
Active population total 1 413 1 428 15 1,1
- employed 1 319 1 328 9 0,7
- unemployed 94 100 6 6,5
Inactive population 664 649 -15 -2,2
Females Population total 2 054 2 052 -1 -0,1
Active population total 1 290 1 298 8 0,6
- employed 1 224 1 212 -13 -1,0
- unemployed 66 86 21 31,3
Inactive population 763 754 -9 -1,2

Source: Labour force survey 2020, November. Statistics Finland

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Updated 22.12.2020

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. November 2020, Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2019/11 - 2020/11 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 16.4.2021].
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