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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2017/03 - 2018/03

  Year/Month Change Change
2017/03 2018/03 2017/03 - 2018/03 2017/03 - 2018/03
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 439 2 476 37 1,5
Private sector 1 765 1 815 50 2,8
Public sector 668 657 -10 -1,6
- central government 129 134 4 3,3
- local government 538 524 -15 -2,7

Source: Labour force survey 2018, March. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.4.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. March 2018, Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2017/03 - 2018/03 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 14.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2018/03/tyti_2018_03_2018-04-24_tau_009_en.html