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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, October

Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2018/01 - 2019/01

  Year/Month Change Change
2018/01 2019/01 2018/01 - 2019/01 2018/01 - 2019/01
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 462 2 498 35 1,4
Private sector 1 781 1 845 65 3,6
Public sector 673 650 -23 -3,4
- central government 139 132 -6 -4,5
- local government 534 517 -17 -3,1

Source: Labour force survey 2019, January. Statistics Finland

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Updated 26.02.2019

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. January 2019, Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2018/01 - 2019/01 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 8.12.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2019/01/tyti_2019_01_2019-02-26_tau_009_en.html