Unemployed young people

Last updated 27/09/2019 - 15:37

The greatest decrease in unemployment among young people

At the end of June, there were 6,980 unemployed young people in the Helsinki region, which is 9 per cent fewer than in the previous year. According to the client register of the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment, the number of unemployed people under the age of 25 decreased more than in other age groups in Helsinki, Espoo, the KUUMA municipalities and the entire country. In Vantaa, the number of unemployed young people decreased only by 3 per cent.

At the end of June, the number of unemployed young people in Helsinki, Espoo, Vantaa and the KUUMA municipalities were 2,770, 1,180, 1,350 and 1,660, respectively. The total number of unemployed young people in the entire country was 35,230.