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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2014/12 - 2015/12

  Year/Month Change Change
2014/12 2015/12 2014/12 - 2015/12 2014/12 - 2015/12
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 413 2 387 -25 -1,0
Private sector 1 734 1 714 -20 -1,1
Public sector 669 665 -4 -0,6
- central government 138 132 -7 -4,9
- local government 531 533 3 0,5

Source: Labour force survey 2015, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 27.1.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2015, Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2014/12 - 2015/12 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 20.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2015/12/tyti_2015_12_2016-01-27_tau_009_en.html