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Economically inactive population (the economically inactive)

Economically inactive population, i.e. people outside the labour force, includes all persons aged 15 and more who were not classified as employed or unemployed, i.e. persons who during the reference week:

- did not work and were not job-seekers,

- did not work and were job-seekers, but were not available to start work within two weeks after the reference week,

- did not work and were not job-seekers because they had found a job and were waiting to start it in the period:

- longer than 3 months,

- not longer than 3 months, but they were not available for work (since 2004).

Data on the number of economically inactive population come from the representative Labour Force Survey (LFS).

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