Statistics on employment

The Ministry of Employment and the Economy compiles statistics on the clients of the Employment and Economic Development Offices (TE offices): job-seekers registered at the TE offices, vacancies reported by employers, and labour market policy measures which aim to advance the employment of job-seekers.

The Statistics Finland website contains statistics on employment and unemployment, as well as occupational accidents and working conditions. Some of the website topics on which statistics are available are listed below.

  • Job vacancies
  • Employment service statistics
  • Quality of work life survey
  • Employment
  • Statistics on labour disputes
  • Occupational accident statistics
  • Labour force survey


The International Labour Organization (ILO) produces statistics and compiles statistical databases relating to employment.

Further information

Sari Kauppinen, Ministerial Adviser 
Ministry of Social Affairs and Health, Johdon tuki- yksikkö / JOT, Arviointiryhmä / ARVI 0295163275