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 2015/05 - 2016/05

  Year/Month Change Change
2015/05 2016/05 2015/05 - 2016/05 2015/05 - 2016/05
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 433 2 450 16 0,7
Private sector 1 750 1 793 43 2,5
Public sector 670 644 -26 -3,9
- central government 145 132 -13 -9,0
- local government 526 513 -13 -2,5

Source: Labour force survey 2016, May. Statistics Finland

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Updated 21.06.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. May 2016, Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2015/05 - 2016/05 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 17.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2016/05/tyti_2016_05_2016-06-21_tau_009_en.html