Finland - Labor participation rate

Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, female (%)

Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, female (%) in Finland was 50.20 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 56.90 in 1990, while its lowest value was 39.30 in 1996.

Definition: Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24 is the proportion of the population ages 15-24 that is economically active: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

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Year Value
1990 56.90
1991 53.10
1992 48.00
1993 44.70
1994 41.20
1995 39.40
1996 39.30
1997 43.30
1998 44.90
1999 48.90
2000 51.00
2001 50.90
2002 50.70
2003 50.00
2004 48.80
2005 49.90
2006 50.50
2007 53.30
2008 53.50
2009 51.40
2010 49.70
2011 50.20

Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, male (%)

Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, male (%) in Finland was 52.00 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 64.20 in 1990, while its lowest value was 47.00 in 2009.

Definition: Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24 is the proportion of the population ages 15-24 that is economically active: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

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Year Value
1990 64.20
1991 61.30
1992 56.90
1993 55.20
1994 51.70
1995 51.90
1996 52.10
1997 52.50
1998 53.30
1999 55.50
2000 56.50
2001 56.50
2002 55.00
2003 54.10
2004 53.80
2005 53.80
2006 56.60
2007 56.90
2008 56.90
2009 47.00
2010 51.50
2011 52.00

Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, total (%)

Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, total (%) in Finland was 51.10 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 60.60 in 1990, while its lowest value was 45.80 in 1995.

Definition: Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24 is the proportion of the population ages 15-24 that is economically active: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

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Year Value
1990 60.60
1991 57.30
1992 52.60
1993 50.10
1994 46.60
1995 45.80
1996 45.80
1997 48.00
1998 49.20
1999 52.30
2000 53.80
2001 53.80
2002 52.90
2003 52.10
2004 51.40
2005 51.90
2006 53.60
2007 55.20
2008 55.20
2009 49.10
2010 50.60
2011 51.10

Labor force participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15-64)

Labor force participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15-64) in Finland was 72.70 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 74.00 in 2008, while its lowest value was 69.10 in 1994.

Definition: Labor force participation rate is the proportion of the population ages 15-64 that is economically active: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

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Year Value
1990 73.40
1991 72.00
1992 70.70
1993 69.90
1994 69.10
1995 69.50
1996 69.80
1997 69.30
1998 69.70
1999 71.30
2000 72.10
2001 72.40
2002 72.70
2003 72.20
2004 72.00
2005 72.70
2006 73.20
2007 73.80
2008 74.00
2009 73.50
2010 72.50
2011 72.70

Labor force participation rate, male (% of male population ages 15-64)

Labor force participation rate, male (% of male population ages 15-64) in Finland was 76.80 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 80.80 in 1990, while its lowest value was 75.70 in 2009.

Definition: Labor force participation rate is the proportion of the population ages 15-64 that is economically active: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

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Year Value
1990 80.80
1991 79.40
1992 77.90
1993 77.10
1994 76.40
1995 76.80
1996 76.80
1997 75.90
1998 76.40
1999 77.00
2000 77.60
2001 78.10
2002 77.50
2003 77.10
2004 76.70
2005 76.70
2006 77.60
2007 77.50
2008 78.20
2009 75.70
2010 76.70
2011 76.80

Labor force participation rate, total (% of total population ages 15-64)

Labor force participation rate, total (% of total population ages 15-64) in Finland was 74.80 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 77.10 in 1990, while its lowest value was 72.70 in 1997.

Definition: Labor force participation rate is the proportion of the population ages 15-64 that is economically active: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

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Year Value
1990 77.10
1991 75.70
1992 74.30
1993 73.50
1994 72.80
1995 73.20
1996 73.30
1997 72.70
1998 73.10
1999 74.20
2000 74.90
2001 75.30
2002 75.20
2003 74.70
2004 74.40
2005 74.70
2006 75.40
2007 75.70
2008 76.10
2009 74.60
2010 74.60
2011 74.80

Labor participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15+)

Labor participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15+) in Finland was 55.90 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 58.80 in 1990, while its lowest value was 54.60 in 1997.

Definition: Labor force participation rate is the proportion of the population ages 15 and older that is economically active: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

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Year Value
1990 58.80
1991 57.50
1992 56.20
1993 55.40
1994 54.70
1995 55.00
1996 55.00
1997 54.60
1998 54.90
1999 56.10
2000 56.70
2001 56.80
2002 57.10
2003 56.50
2004 56.30
2005 56.80
2006 57.30
2007 57.60
2008 57.60
2009 57.10
2010 56.10
2011 55.90

Ratio of female to male labor participation rate (%)

Ratio of female to male labor participation rate (%) in Finland was 87.07 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 89.22 in 2009, while its lowest value was 81.76 in 1994.

Definition: Labor force participation rate is the proportion of the population ages 15 and older that is economically active: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

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Year Value
1990 81.89
1991 81.91
1992 81.92
1993 81.83
1994 81.76
1995 81.97
1996 82.34
1997 82.73
1998 82.93
1999 83.98
2000 84.50
2001 84.52
2002 85.74
2003 85.35
2004 85.82
2005 86.98
2006 86.95
2007 87.27
2008 86.75
2009 89.22
2010 86.98
2011 87.07

Labor participation rate, male (% of male population ages 15+)

Labor participation rate, male (% of male population ages 15+) in Finland was 64.20 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 71.80 in 1990, while its lowest value was 64.00 in 2009.

Definition: Labor force participation rate is the proportion of the population ages 15 and older that is economically active: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

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Year Value
1990 71.80
1991 70.20
1992 68.60
1993 67.70
1994 66.90
1995 67.10
1996 66.80
1997 66.00
1998 66.20
1999 66.80
2000 67.10
2001 67.20
2002 66.60
2003 66.20
2004 65.60
2005 65.30
2006 65.90
2007 66.00
2008 66.40
2009 64.00
2010 64.50
2011 64.20

Labor participation rate, total (% of total population ages 15+)

Labor participation rate, total (% of total population ages 15+) in Finland was 59.90 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 65.00 in 1990, while its lowest value was 59.90 in 2011.

Definition: Labor force participation rate is the proportion of the population ages 15 and older that is economically active: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

See also:

Year Value
1990 65.00
1991 63.60
1992 62.20
1993 61.30
1994 60.50
1995 60.80
1996 60.70
1997 60.10
1998 60.30
1999 61.20
2000 61.70
2001 61.80
2002 61.70
2003 61.20
2004 60.80
2005 60.90
2006 61.50
2007 61.70
2008 61.90
2009 60.50
2010 60.20
2011 59.90

Classification

Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Labor force structure