Inactive persons aged 15-74 by reason of inactivity, quarters

Unit: thousands

20172018
1st quarter2nd quarter3rd quarter4th quarter1st quarter
Total291.0273.7273.0271.6278.9
Education71.664.466.766.164.4
Illness or disability62.957.257.259.962.0
Pregnancy, maternity or parental leave25.527.026.825.827.3
Taking care of children or other members of family13.514.214.112.115.1
Retirement age96.290.387.985.391.1
Discouraged (lost hope to find work)6.75.05.74.04.3
Other reason14.615.714.618.314.6