A more recent publication of this set of statistics is available.

Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2017/08 - 2018/08

  Year/Month Change Change
2017/08 2018/08 2017/08 - 2018/08 2017/08 - 2018/08
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 502 2 566 64 2,6
Private sector 1 846 1 908 62 3,4
Public sector 652 656 4 0,6
- central government 155 145 -10 -6,6
- local government 497 511 14 2,9

Source: Labour force survey 2018, August. Statistics Finland

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Updated 25.09.2018

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. August 2018, Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2017/08 - 2018/08 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 13.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2018/08/tyti_2018_08_2018-09-25_tau_009_en.html