Employment Bulletin
August 2021
The number of job alternation substitutes increased

A total of 3,800 persons were job alternation substitutes at the end of August, which is 500 more than a year earlier. Of the substitutes, 1,400 were men and 2,400 were women. The number of men increased by 200 and the number of women by 300 from the previous year.

Fewer participants in rehabilitative work activities than in the previous year

A total of 17,800 persons participated in rehabilitative work activities at the end of August, which is 1,000 less than a year earlier. Of the participants 10,100 were men and 7,700 were women. The number of men decreased by 800 and the number of women by 200 from the previous year.

Participation in work and training trials decreased

Work and training trials had a total of 5,000 participants at the end of August, which is 100 less than the year before. Of the participants, 2,500 were men and 2,500 were women. The number of men fell by 100 and the number of women remained unchanged from the previous year.