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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, October

Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2016/04 - 2017/04

  Year/Month Change Change
2016/04 2017/04 2016/04 - 2017/04 2016/04 - 2017/04
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Labour force status        
Both sexes Population total 4 109 4 109 0 0,0
Active population total 2 686 2 722 36 1,3
- employed 2 422 2 443 21 0,9
- unemployed 264 279 15 5,5
Inactive population 1 423 1 387 -35 -2,5
Males Population total 2 061 2 063 3 0,1
Active population total 1 388 1 412 23 1,7
- employed 1 243 1 261 18 1,5
- unemployed 145 150 5 3,5
Inactive population 672 652 -20 -3,0
Females Population total 2 048 2 046 -2 -0,1
Active population total 1 298 1 310 13 1,0
- employed 1 179 1 182 3 0,3
- unemployed 119 128 10 8,0
Inactive population 751 736 -15 -2,0

Source: Labour force survey 2017, April. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.5.2017

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. April 2017, Appendix table 2. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2016/04 - 2017/04 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 12.12.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2017/04/tyti_2017_04_2017-05-24_tau_002_en.html