Labour market training, training and self-motivated studies
At the end of October, labour market training was attended by 21,800 students, up 500 on the previous year. Of the students, 10,000 were men and 11,900 were women. The number of men remained the same and the number of women increased by 500 on the previous year. During October, 5,500 new students began labour market training, representing an increase of 1,100 on the year before.
Based on target occupation, the largest subgroup within the category of 'unknown' were people in integration training (7,200), which is 500 more than the year before.
At the end of October, 1,800 persons were in training, which is 100 more than the year before. Of those in training, 900 were men and 900 were women. Career coaching was provided to 1,100 participants, which is unchanged from last year. The number of people receiving job search training was 700, which is 100 more than last year.
Self-motivated studies supported by unemployment benefits were attended by a total of 27,500 people, representing a decrease of 4,400 on the year before. The number of men receiving unemployment benefits for studies was 10,400, down 2,100 on the previous year. Among women, the number was 17,100, representing a decrease of 2,300 on the year before. Occupation was undetermined in case of 8,400 persons in the group of 'unknown', down 900 on the previous year.