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Appendix table 50. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector and sex in 2013 - 2015

  Year Change Change
2013 2014 2015 2014/2015 2014/2015
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Employer sector          
Both sexes Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 457 2 447 2 437 -10 -0,4
Private sector 1 781 1 764 1 759 -5 -0,3
Public sector 668 673 668 -5 -0,7
- central government 142 139 136 -2 -1,8
- local government 526 534 532 -2 -0,4
Males Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 1 261 1 254 1 249 -5 -0,4
Private sector 1 070 1 058 1 062 4 0,4
Public sector 188 192 183 -9 -4,7
- central government 68 69 68 -1 -1,3
- local government 120 123 115 -8 -6,7
Females Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 1 195 1 193 1 188 -5 -0,4
Private sector 710 706 697 -9 -1,3
Public sector 480 481 485 4 0,9
- central government 73 70 68 -2 -2,3
- local government 407 411 417 6 1,4

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 50. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector and sex in 2013 - 2015 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 20.11.2019].
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