Appendix table 2. Employment rates by number of children in 2014 - 2018, population aged 20-59

  Employment rate, %
Year
2014    2015    2016    2017    2018   
Both sexes Total 77,5 76,9 77,2 78,2 80,2
Parents of children under 18 years total 81,9 81,6 81,5 83,0 84,4
- 1 child 82,4 81,3 81,1 81,2 84,3
- 2 children 84,6 84,4 84,1 86,8 88,1
- 3 or more children 75,9 76,5 77,4 79,0 77,0
No children under 18 years 75,0 74,2 74,8 75,5 77,8
Males Total 78,5 78,0 78,8 79,8 82,2
Parents of children under 18 years total 90,1 89,9 90,1 91,0 92,1
- 1 child 88,9 89,0 89,0 88,3 91,9
- 2 children 91,6 90,8 91,4 93,3 93,6
- 3 or more children 89,5 89,8 89,5 92,1 89,8
No children under 18 years 72,5 71,8 73,0 74,1 77,1
Females Total 76,4 75,7 75,6 76,5 78,0
Parents of children under 18 years total 74,4 73,8 73,6 75,6 77,2
- 1 child 76,5 74,4 74,2 75,1 77,4
- 2 children 77,8 78,2 77,1 80,7 83,0
- 3 or more children 62,6 63,6 65,7 66,5 64,8
No children under 18 years 77,7 76,9 76,8 77,0 78,5

Source: Labour Force Survey 2018. Statistics Finland

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Updated 14.11.2019

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. Families and work 2018, Appendix table 2. Employment rates by number of children in 2014 - 2018, population aged 20-59 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 10.12.2019].
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