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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, May

Appendix table 27. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2017/I - 2018/I

  Year/Quarter Change Change
2017/I 2018/I 2017/I - 2018/I 2017/I - 2018/I
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 407 2 469 63 2,6
Private sector 1 732 1 795 63 3,6
Public sector 669 668 -1 -0,1
- central government 134 135 2 1,2
- local government 535 533 -3 -0,5

Source: Labour force survey 2018, March. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.4.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. March 2018, Appendix table 27. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2017/I - 2018/I . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 19.7.2019].
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