Labour market » Labour status of young (15–26 y. o.) people : Labour status of young (15–26 y. o.) people by type of settlement

The number of young (15–26 y. o.) people in labour force (unemployed and employed) and the number of inactive young people.

Urban settlements – include cities, cities without municipal status and towns. Rural settlements – include small towns and villages.

Unit: number

Disaggregated by: year, labour status, type of settlement

Source: Statistics Estonia, Estonian Labour Force Survey (LFS)

Note: The data for 2000–2012 has been revised based on corrected population numbers from Estonian Office of Statistics. More information regarding methodology of labour force survey calculations is available here: http://www.stat.ee/76254 (Estonian language)

Year
Labour status Type of settlement 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Labour force Urban settlements 80300 75100 75000 79900 74700 72900 74200 72000 66300 63300
Labour force Rural settlements 24700 27000 29200 29400 29700 26800 27900 27400 24200 25600
employed Urban settlements 70800 68800 68800 72600 56200 52400 59500 59700 55400 53900
employed Rural settlements 20900 22900 26000 26000 22900 19400 23500 22400 20700 22600
unemployed Urban settlements 9600 6200 6200 7300 18500 20500 14700 12400 10800 9400
unemployed Rural settlements 3800 4000 3100 3500 6800 7400 4400 5000 3600 2900
Inactive Urban settlements 91900 92700 87000 78700 76500 76100 72300 69400 68600 62500
Inactive Rural settlements 45700 42400 41900 44000 45300 43200 39000 37000 33500 34800
Labour force and inactive total Urban settlements 172200 167800 162000 158600 151100 149000 146500 141400 134900 125900
Labour force and inactive total Rural settlements 70400 69300 71100 73400 75000 70000 66800 64400 57700 60400