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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2018/02 - 2019/02

  Year/Month Change Change
2018/02 2019/02 2018/02 - 2019/02 2018/02 - 2019/02
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 469 2 504 35 1,4
Private sector 1 788 1 822 34 1,9
Public sector 674 678 3 0,5
- central government 134 146 12 9,2
- local government 540 531 -9 -1,6

Source: Labour force survey 2019, February. Statistics Finland

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Updated 26.03.2019

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. February 2019, Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2018/02 - 2019/02 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 11.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2019/02/tyti_2019_02_2019-03-26_tau_009_en.html