A more recent publication of this set of statistics is available.

Latest publication: Labour force survey 2021, June

Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2020/04 - 2021/04

  Year/Month Change Change
2020/04 2021/04 2020/04 - 2021/04 2020/04 - 2021/04
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 446 2 475 29 1,2
Private sector 1 824 1 839 15 0,8
Public sector 616 617 1 0,2
- central government 141 152 12 8,3
- local government 475 464 -11 -2,3

Source: Labour force survey 2021, April. Statistics Finland

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Updated 25.05.2021

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. April 2021, Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2020/04 - 2021/04 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 5.8.2021].
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