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)
  • Membership of about 200,000 (70 % female, 30 % male)
  • Members represent some 2,500 occupations
  • 600 local branches
  • 11 regional offices and 2 regional units
  • Central office in Helsinki
  • 245 employees in the union, 60 in the unemployment fund
  • 120 representatives of the Union Council
  • 25 representatives on the Executive Committee
  • Circa 100 collective agreements concluded
  • Motiivi membership magazine published 11 times a year