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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

Appendix table 27. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2015/III - 2016/III

  Year/Quarter Change Change
2015/III 2016/III 2015/III - 2016/III 2015/III - 2016/III
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 481 2 493 12 0,5
Private sector 1 805 1 822 17 1,0
Public sector 668 663 -5 -0,7
- central government 135 134 -1 -0,9
- local government 534 530 -4 -0,7

Source: Labour force survey 2016, September. Statistics Finland

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Updated 25.10.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. September 2016, Appendix table 27. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2015/III - 2016/III . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 18.11.2019].
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