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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2020, February

Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2018/12 - 2019/12

  Year/Month Change Change
2018/12 2019/12 2018/12 - 2019/12 2018/12 - 2019/12
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 553 2 570 17 0,7
Private sector 1 858 1 877 20 1,1
Public sector 692 688 -4 -0,6
- central government 138 144 5 3,8
- local government 553 544 -9 -1,7

Source: Labour force survey 2019, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.1.2020

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2019, Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2018/12 - 2019/12 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 31.3.2020].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2019/12/tyti_2019_12_2020-01-24_tau_009_en.html