Last updated 22/06/2020 - 16:18
Number of hours worked increased in the Helsinki region
In January–March, the total number of hours worked in the Helsinki region was more than 344 million, which is 3 per cent more than the year before. Work in the Helsinki region accounted for one third of all the hours worked in the entire country. The numbers of hours worked across the country remained at the previous year’s level. In January–March, the total number of hours worked in Finland outside the Helsinki region was 698 million.
The number of hours worked took an upward turn in the Helsinki region towards the end of 2017. The number of hours worked have increased both in the Helsinki region and in the rest of Finland over the past few years.