Job alternation, rehabilitative work and trials
A total of 3,700 persons were job alternation substitutes at the end of February, which is 200 more than a year earlier. Of the substitutes, 1,300 were men and 2,300 were women. The number of men increased by 100 and the number of women likewise by 100 from the previous year.
A total of 18,200 persons participated in rehabilitative work activities at the end of February, which is 1,200 less than a year earlier. Of the participants 10,200 were men and 8,000 were women. Compared to the situation a year ago, the number of men decreased by 700 and the number of women by 500.
Work and training trials had a total of 6,700 participants at the end of February, which is 700 more than the previous year. Of the participants, 3,300 were men and 3,400 were women. The number of men increased by 300 and the number of women also by 300 from the previous year.