Job alternation, rehabilitative work and trials
A total of 4,300 persons were job alternation substitutes at the end of August, which is the same number as the year earlier. Of the substitutes, 1,600 were men and 2,700 were women. Compared to the previous year, the number of both men and women remained unchanged.
A total of 16,600 persons participated in rehabilitative work activities at the end of August, which is 1,900 less than a year earlier. Of the participants 9,400 were men and 7,200 were women. Compared to the situation a year ago, the number of men decreased by 1,100 and the number of women by 800.
Work and training trials had a total of 5,200 participants at the end of August, which is 100 fewer than the year before. Of the participants, 2,700 were men and 2,400 were women. Compared with last year, the number of men remained the same, and the number of women decreased by 100.