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

Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, May

Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2017/06 - 2018/06

  Year/Month Change Change
2017/06 2018/06 2017/06 - 2018/06 2017/06 - 2018/06
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 573 2 672 99 3,8
Private sector 1 882 1 988 107 5,7
Public sector 689 679 -10 -1,4
- central government 151 146 -5 -3,6
- local government 538 533 -5 -0,8

Source: Labour force survey 2018, June. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.7.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. June 2018, Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2017/06 - 2018/06 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 19.7.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2018/06/tyti_2018_06_2018-07-24_tau_009_en.html