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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, October

Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2015/06 - 2016/06

  Year/Month Change Change
2015/06 2016/06 2015/06 - 2016/06 2015/06 - 2016/06
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Labour force status        
Both sexes Population total 4 099 4 108 9 0,2
Active population total 2 806 2 822 16 0,6
- employed 2 526 2 558 33 1,3
- unemployed 280 264 -16 -5,8
Inactive population 1 293 1 286 -7 -0,6
Males Population total 2 055 2 061 6 0,3
Active population total 1 465 1 479 14 1,0
- employed 1 310 1 352 42 3,2
- unemployed 154 126 -28 -18,0
Inactive population 590 582 -8 -1,4
Females Population total 2 044 2 047 3 0,1
Active population total 1 341 1 343 2 0,1
- employed 1 215 1 206 -10 -0,8
- unemployed 126 137 11 9,1
Inactive population 703 704 1 0,2

Source: Labour force survey 2016, June. Statistics Finland

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Updated 26.7.2016

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. June 2016, Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2015/06 - 2016/06 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 5.12.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2016/06/tyti_2016_06_2016-07-26_tau_002_en.html