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 2015/03 - 2016/03

  Year/Month Change Change
2015/03 2016/03 2015/03 - 2016/03 2015/03 - 2016/03
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 382 2 420 39 1,6
Private sector 1 701 1 727 26 1,5
Public sector 673 687 15 2,2
- central government 134 128 -6 -4,4
- local government 538 559 21 3,8

Source: Labour force survey 2016, March. Statistics Finland

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Updated 26.4.2016

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. March 2016, Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2015/03 - 2016/03 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 22.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2016/03/tyti_2016_03_2016-04-26_tau_009_en.html