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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, October

Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2018/09 - 2019/09

  Year/Month Change Change
2018/09 2019/09 2018/09 - 2019/09 2018/09 - 2019/09
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 532 2 573 41 1,6
Private sector 1 884 1 891 7 0,4
Public sector 642 679 37 5,8
- central government 135 131 -4 -3,2
- local government 506 548 41 8,2

Source: Labour force survey 2019, September. Statistics Finland

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Updated 22.10.2019

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. September 2019, Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2018/09 - 2019/09 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 13.12.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2019/09/tyti_2019_09_2019-10-22_tau_009_en.html