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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, October

Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2015/09 - 2016/09

  Year/Month Change Change
2015/09 2016/09 2015/09 - 2016/09 2015/09 - 2016/09
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 452 2 459 7 0,3
Private sector 1 743 1 781 38 2,2
Public sector 698 671 -28 -4,0
- central government 135 131 -4 -2,6
- local government 564 539 -24 -4,3

Source: Labour force survey 2016, September. Statistics Finland

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Updated 25.10.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. September 2016, Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2015/09 - 2016/09 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 11.12.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2016/09/tyti_2016_09_2016-10-25_tau_009_en.html