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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, October

Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2014/10 - 2015/10

  Year/Month Change Change
2014/10 2015/10 2014/10 - 2015/10 2014/10 - 2015/10
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Labour force status        
Both sexes Population total 4 099 4 106 7 0,2
Active population total 2 639 2 682 42 1,6
- employed 2 419 2 448 29 1,2
- unemployed 220 234 14 6,3
Inactive population 1 459 1 424 -35 -2,4
Males Population total 2 054 2 059 5 0,2
Active population total 1 376 1 368 -8 -0,5
- employed 1 243 1 244 1 0,1
- unemployed 133 124 -9 -6,5
Inactive population 678 691 12 1,8
Females Population total 2 045 2 047 3 0,1
Active population total 1 264 1 314 50 4,0
- employed 1 176 1 204 27 2,3
- unemployed 87 110 23 25,7
Inactive population 781 734 -47 -6,1

Source: Labour force survey 2015, October. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.11.2015

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. October 2015, Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2014/10 - 2015/10 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 14.12.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2015/10/tyti_2015_10_2015-11-24_tau_002_en.html