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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, October

Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2017/04 - 2018/04

  Year/Month Change Change
2017/04 2018/04 2017/04 - 2018/04 2017/04 - 2018/04
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 443 2 491 48 2,0
Private sector 1 745 1 810 65 3,7
Public sector 694 674 -19 -2,8
- central government 133 140 8 5,8
- local government 561 534 -27 -4,8

Source: Labour force survey 2018, April. Statistics Finland

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Updated 23.05.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. April 2018, Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2017/04 - 2018/04 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 6.12.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2018/04/tyti_2018_04_2018-05-23_tau_009_en.html