Employment Bulletin
July 2021
Increase in the number of persons in labour market training

At the end of July, labour market training was attended by 16,800 students, up 900 on the previous year. Of the students, 8,000 were men and 8,800 were women. The number of men increased by 200, and the number of women by 800 from July last year. During July, 300 new students began labour market training, representing a decrease of 200 on the year before.

Based on target occupation, the largest subgroup within the category of 'unknown' at the end of July were people in integration training (5,900), which is 100 more than the year before.

The number of persons in training decreased

At the end of July, 1,400 persons were in training, which is 2,500 less than the year before. Of those in training, 800 were men and 700 women. Career coaching was provided to 1,000 participants, which is 2,200 less than a year earlier. The number of participants in job search training decreased by 200 from 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 26,400 people, representing a decrease of 2,100 on the year before. The number of men receiving unemployment benefits for studies was 10,700, down 1,200 on the previous year. Among women, the number was 15,700, representing a decrease of 1,000 on the year before. Occupation was undetermined in case of 7,100 persons in the group of 'unknown', down 900 on the previous year.