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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

Appendix table 27. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2016/I - 2017/I

  Year/Quarter Change Change
2016/I 2017/I 2016/I - 2017/I 2016/I - 2017/I
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 396 2 407 11 0,4
Private sector 1 734 1 732 -2 -0,1
Public sector 655 669 14 2,1
- central government 124 134 10 8,1
- local government 531 535 4 0,7

Source: Labour force survey 2017, March. Statistics Finland

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Updated 27.04.2017

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. March 2017, Appendix table 27. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2016/I - 2017/I . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 16.11.2019].
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