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

Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2014/08 - 2015/08

  Year/Month Change Change
2014/08 2015/08 2014/08 - 2015/08 2014/08 - 2015/08
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 465 2 469 4 0,2
Private sector 1 793 1 819 26 1,4
Public sector 658 642 -17 -2,5
- central government 136 138 2 1,7
- local government 522 504 -19 -3,6

Source: Labour force survey 2015, August. Statistics Finland

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Updated 22.9.2015

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. August 2015, Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2014/08 - 2015/08 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 14.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2015/08/tyti_2015_08_2015-09-22_tau_009_en.html