Employment Bulletin
November 2020
Increase in the number of persons in labour market training

At the end of November, labour market training was attended by 23,600 students, up 1,500 on the previous year. Of the students, 11,200 were men and 12,400 were women. The number of men increased by 400, and the number of women by 1,100 from November last year. During November, 5,200 new students began labour market training, representing an increase of 800 on the year before.

Based on target occupation, the largest subgroup within the category of 'unknown' consisted of 7,600 people in integration training, which is 500 more than the year before.

The number of persons in training increased

At the end of November, 4,900 persons were in training, which is 1,900 more than the year before. Of those in training, 2,500 were men and 2,400 women. Career coaching was provided to 4,000 participants, which is 1,900 more than a year earlier. The number of participants in job search training was 900, representing a decrease of 100 on the year before.

The number of people in self-motivated study decreased from the previous year

Self-motivated studies supported by unemployment benefits were attended by a total of 35,500 people, representing a decrease of 2,900 on the year before. The number of men receiving unemployment benefits for studies was 14,400, down 1,500 on the previous year. Among women, the number was 21,100, representing a decrease of 1,400 on the year before. Occupation was undetermined in case of 10,400 persons in the group of 'unknown', down 700 on the previous year.