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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2016/04 - 2017/04

  Year/Month Change Change
2016/04 2017/04 2016/04 - 2017/04 2016/04 - 2017/04
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 422 2 443 21 0,9
Private sector 1 763 1 745 -18 -1,0
Public sector 652 694 41 6,3
- central government 117 133 15 13,2
- local government 535 561 26 4,8

Source: Labour force survey 2017, April. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.5.2017

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. April 2017, Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2016/04 - 2017/04 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 17.11.2019].
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