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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2018/07 - 2019/07

  Year/Month Change Change
2018/07 2019/07 2018/07 - 2019/07 2018/07 - 2019/07
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 631 2 628 -4 -0,1
Private sector 1 944 1 952 8 0,4
Public sector 681 671 -11 -1,6
- central government 146 143 -3 -2,0
- local government 535 528 -8 -1,4

Source: Labour force survey 2019, July. Statistics Finland

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Updated 20.08.2019

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. July 2019, Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2018/07 - 2019/07 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 20.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2019/07/tyti_2019_07_2019-08-20_tau_009_en.html