Employment Bulletin
October 2021
Number of persons in labour market training decreased

At the end of October, labour market training was attended by 21,400 students, down 1,700 on the previous year. Of the students, 10,000 were men and 11,400 were women. The number of men decreased by 900, and the number of women by 800 from October last year. During October, 4,400 new students began labour market training, representing a decrease of 1,100 on the year before.

Based on target occupation, the largest subgroup within the category of 'unknown' were people in integration training (6,700), which is 700 less than the year before.

The number of persons in training decreased

At the end of October, 1,700 persons were in training, which is 3,600 less than the year before. Of those in training, 800 were men and 800 women. Career coaching was provided to 1,100 participants, which is 3,200 less than a year earlier. The number of participants in job search training decreased by 400 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 31,900 people, representing a decrease of 3,600 on the year before. The number of men receiving unemployment benefits for studies was 12,500, down 1,900 on the previous year. Among women, the number was 19,400, representing a decrease of 1,700 on the year before. Occupation was undetermined in case of 9,200 persons in the group of 'unknown', down 1,300 on the previous year.