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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, October

Appendix table 27. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2018/III - 2019/III

  Year/Quarter Change Change
2018/III 2019/III 2018/III - 2019/III 2018/III - 2019/III
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 577 2 600 23 0,9
Private sector 1 912 1 919 8 0,4
Public sector 660 677 17 2,6
- central government 142 140 -2 -1,5
- local government 518 537 19 3,8

Source: Labour force survey 2019, September. Statistics Finland

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Updated 22.10.2019

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. September 2019, Appendix table 27. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2018/III - 2019/III . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 10.12.2019].
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