Labour market training, training and self-motivated studies
At the end of May, labour market training was attended by 20,000 students, down 2,400 on the previous year. Of the students, 9,700 were men and 10,400 were women. The number of men decreased by 1,000, and the number of women by 1,400 from May last year. During May, 3,200 new students began labour market training, representing a decrease of 600 on the year before.
Based on target occupation, the largest subgroup within the category of 'unknown' were people in integration training (6,400), which is 900 less than the year before.
At the end of May, 1,300 persons were in training, which is 1,100 less than the year before. Of those in training, 600 were men and 700 were women. Career coaching was provided to 800 participants, which is 1,100 less than a year earlier. The number of participants in job search training (500) remained unchanged from the previous year.
Self-motivated studies supported by unemployment benefits were attended by a total of 28,800 people, representing a decrease of 2,700 on the year before. The number of men receiving unemployment benefits for studies was 11,100, down 1,600 on the previous year. Among women, the number was 17,600, representing a decrease of 1,100 on the year before. Occupation was undetermined in case of 8,400 persons in the group of 'unknown', down 400 on the previous year.