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 2017/11 - 2018/11

  Year/Month Change Change
2017/11 2018/11 2017/11 - 2018/11 2017/11 - 2018/11
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 496 2 534 38 1,5
Private sector 1 792 1 859 67 3,7
Public sector 698 672 -26 -3,7
- central government 151 140 -11 -7,1
- local government 547 532 -15 -2,8

Source: Labour force survey 2018, November. Statistics Finland

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Updated 21.12.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. November 2018, Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2017/11 - 2018/11 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 16.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2018/11/tyti_2018_11_2018-12-21_tau_009_en.html