A more recent publication of this set of statistics is available.

Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, August

Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2017/05 - 2018/05

  Year/Month Change Change
2017/05 2018/05 2017/05 - 2018/05 2017/05 - 2018/05
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 465 2 555 90 3,6
Private sector 1 783 1 849 66 3,7
Public sector 680 700 20 2,9
- central government 147 154 8 5,2
- local government 533 546 12 2,3

Source: Labour force survey 2018, May. Statistics Finland

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Updated 26.06.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. May 2018, Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2017/05 - 2018/05 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 20.10.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2018/05/tyti_2018_05_2018-06-26_tau_009_en.html