JHL in figures

The Trade Union for the Public and Welfare Sectors JHL is a trade union for employees and students in the public services and private welfare services sector.

  • Affiliate of the Central Organisation of Finnish Trade Unions (SAK)
  • Approximately 200,000 members (70% female, 30% male)
  • Members represent some 2,500 occupations
  • 500 local branches
  • 9 regional offices and 1 regional unit
  • Central office in Helsinki
  • 245 employees in the union, 60 in the unemployment fund
  • 120 Union Council representatives
  • 25 Executive Committee representatives
  • Circa 100 collective agreements concluded
  • Member magazine Motiivi published 8 times a year