A more recent publication of this set of statistics is available.

Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, October

Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2011/08 - 2012/08

  Year/Month Change Change
2011/08 2012/08 2011/08 - 2012/08 2011/08 - 2012/08
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Labour force status        
Both sexes Population total 4 060 4 076 16 0,4
Active population total 2 700 2 725 25 0,9
- employed 2 522 2 526 3 0,1
- unemployed 177 199 22 12,3
Inactive population 1 361 1 351 -10 -0,7
Males Population total 2 033 2 041 8 0,4
Active population total 1 394 1 404 11 0,8
- employed 1 303 1 301 -2 -0,1
- unemployed 91 104 13 13,9
Inactive population 639 637 -3 -0,4
Females Population total 2 027 2 035 7 0,4
Active population total 1 306 1 321 14 1,1
- employed 1 220 1 225 5 0,4
- unemployed 86 96 9 10,6
Inactive population 721 714 -7 -1,0

Source: Labour force survey 2012, August. Statistics Finland

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Updated 25.09.2012

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. August 2012, Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2011/08 - 2012/08 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 7.12.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2012/08/tyti_2012_08_2012-09-25_tau_002_en.html