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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2015/12 - 2016/12

  Year/Month Change Change
2015/12 2016/12 2015/12 - 2016/12 2015/12 - 2016/12
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 387 2 421 34 1,4
Private sector 1 714 1 772 58 3,4
Public sector 665 644 -21 -3,1
- central government 132 123 -9 -6,8
- local government 533 522 -12 -2,2

Source: Labour force survey 2016, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.1.2017

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2016, Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2015/12 - 2016/12 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 14.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2016/12/tyti_2016_12_2017-01-24_tau_009_en.html