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

Latest publication: Labour force survey 2018, December

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

  Year/Quarter Change Change
2017/III 2018/III 2017/III - 2018/III 2017/III - 2018/III
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 506 2 577 70 2,8
Private sector 1 842 1 912 70 3,8
Public sector 659 660 0 0,1
- central government 143 142 -1 -1,0
- local government 516 518 2 0,3

Source: Labour force survey 2018, September. Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Pertti Taskinen 029 551 2690, Henri Lukkarinen 029 551 3704, tyovoimatutkimus@stat.fi

Director in charge: Jari Tarkoma


Updated 23.10.2018

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. September 2018, Appendix table 27. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2017/III - 2018/III . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 21.2.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2018/09/tyti_2018_09_2018-10-23_tau_027_en.html