The concepts described on these pages are words and expressions used in statistics with a specific, limited meaning. In everyday speech the word may have a different meaning. In connection with each definition you can find information about which sets of statistics use the concept.
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Holiday and day off
An employed person's holiday, weekend, mid-day holiday and other days off during the survey week.
Statistics using the definition
Validity of the definition
- 1 January 1959 - 31 December 2007