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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2016/11 - 2017/11

  Year/Month Change Change
2016/11 2017/11
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 413 2 496 83 3,4
Private sector 1 758 1 792 34 1,9
Public sector 649 698 49 7,5
- central government 142 151 9 6,3
- local government 507 547 40 7,9

Source: Labour force survey 2017, November. Statistics Finland

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Updated 22.12.2017

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. November 2017, Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2016/11 - 2017/11 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 20.11.2019].
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