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 2018/05 - 2019/05

  Year/Month Change Change
2018/05 2019/05 2018/05 - 2019/05 2018/05 - 2019/05
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 555 2 587 32 1,2
Private sector 1 849 1 903 54 2,9
Public sector 700 682 -18 -2,6
- central government 154 153 -1 -0,9
- local government 546 529 -17 -3,1

Source: Labour force survey 2019, May. Statistics Finland

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Updated 25.06.2019

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. May 2019, Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2018/05 - 2019/05 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 17.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2019/05/tyti_2019_05_2019-06-25_tau_009_en.html