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

At the end of December, labour market training was attended by 19,000 students, down 1,100 on the previous year. Of the students, 9,200 were men and 9,800 were women. The number of men decreased by 500, and the number of women by 600 from December last year. During December, 1,900 new students began labour market training, representing a decrease of 100 on the year before.

Based on target occupation, the largest subgroup within the category of 'unknown' were people in integration training (6,300), which is 400 less than the year before.

The number of persons in training decreased

At the end of December, 1,100 persons were in training, which is 2,500 less than the year before. Of those in training, 600 were men and 500 were women. Career coaching was provided to 700 participants, which is 2,400 less than a year earlier. The number of participants in job search training decreased by 100 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 29,400 people, representing a decrease of 3,400 on the year before. The number of men receiving unemployment benefits for studies was 11,500, down 1,900 on the previous year. Among women, the number was 17,900, representing a decrease of 1,500 on the year before. Occupation was undetermined in case of 8,400 persons in the group of 'unknown', down 1,000 on the previous year.