A more recent publication of this set of statistics is available.

Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, April

Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2016/05 - 2017/05

  Year/Month Change Change
2016/05 2017/05 2016/05 - 2017/05 2016/05 - 2017/05
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 450 2 465 16 0,6
Private sector 1 793 1 783 -10 -0,5
Public sector 644 680 36 5,6
- central government 132 147 15 11,4
- local government 513 533 21 4,1

Source: Labour force survey 2017, May. Statistics Finland

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Updated 20.6.2017

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. May 2017, Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2016/05 - 2017/05 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 17.6.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2017/05/tyti_2017_05_2017-06-20_tau_009_en.html