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Appendix table 20. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2020/I - 2021/I (Appendix table was corrected on 27 July 2021.)

  Year/Quarter Change Change
2020/I 2021/I 2020/I - 2021/I 2020/I - 2021/I
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Labour force status        
Both sexes Population total 4 131 4 126 -6 -0,1
Active population total 2 681 2 703 22 0,8
- employed 2 491 2 476 -15 -0,6
- unemployed 191 228 37 19,5
Inactive population 1 450 1 422 -28 -1,9
Males Population total 2 077 2 076 -2 -0,1
Active population total 1 395 1 409 14 1,0
- employed 1 288 1 281 -7 -0,5
- unemployed 107 128 21 19,4
Inactive population 683 667 -16 -2,3
Females Population total 2 054 2 050 -4 -0,2
Active population total 1 286 1 295 8 0,6
- employed 1 203 1 195 -8 -0,7
- unemployed 84 100 16 19,7
Inactive population 768 755 -12 -1,6

Source: Labour force survey 2021, March. Statistics Finland

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Updated 04.05.2021

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. March 2021, Appendix table 20. Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2020/I - 2021/I (Appendix table was corrected on 27 July 2021.) . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 22.9.2021].
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