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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, March

Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2015/10 - 2016/10

  Year/Month Change Change
2015/10 2016/10 2015/10 - 2016/10 2015/10 - 2016/10
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 448 2 446 -2 -0,1
Private sector 1 793 1 783 -11 -0,6
Public sector 645 657 12 1,8
- central government 114 127 13 10,9
- local government 531 530 -1 -0,2

Source: Labour force survey 2016, October. Statistics Finland

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Updated 22.11.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. October 2016, Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2015/10 - 2016/10 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 23.5.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2016/10/tyti_2016_10_2016-11-22_tau_009_en.html