Employment Bulletin
October 2023
The number of job alternation substitutes increased

A total of 4,100 persons were job alternation substitutes at the end of October, which is 200 more than a year earlier. Of the substitutes, 1,500 were men and 2,600 were women. The number of men rose by 100 and the number of women also rose by 100 from the previous year.

Fewer participants in rehabilitative work activities than in the previous year

A total of 17,600 persons participated in rehabilitative work activities at the end of October, which is 2,400 fewer than a year earlier. Of the participants 9,800 were men and 7,800 were women. Compared to the situation a year ago, the number of men decreased by 1,400 and the number of women by 1,000.

Participation in work and training trials increased

Work and training trials had a total of 6,600 participants at the end of October, which is 200 more than the year before. Of the participants, 3,300 were men and 3,400 were women. The number of men rose by 100 and the number of women remained unchanged from the previous year.