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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, March

Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2015/01 - 2016/01

  Year/Month Change Change
2015/01 2016/01 2015/01 - 2016/01 2015/01 - 2016/01
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 399 2 385 -14 -0,6
Private sector 1 709 1 741 31 1,8
Public sector 682 641 -42 -6,1
- central government 143 116 -27 -18,5
- local government 540 524 -16 -2,9

Source: Labour force survey 2016, January. Statistics Finland

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Updated 23.02.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. January 2016, Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2015/01 - 2016/01 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 26.4.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2016/01/tyti_2016_01_2016-02-23_tau_009_en.html