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Labour cost survey

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF)
The labour cost survey describes the level and structure of labour costs at fixed intervals of years. The statistics cover nearly the entire private sector, central government sector and local government sector. The data are collected and published around every four years.


Statistics Finland


release | Labour cost survey 2020
release |
Archive content

Future releases


See key statistical data in the figures.

Cost of an hour worked and labour cost per staff-year in the private sector by industry

Statistical experts

Inquiries primarily
Service email
Antti Saarinen
Senior Statistician
029 551 3551
Other experts

Referencing instructions

Referencing instructions

The statistical data released before 5.4.2022 can be found on the archive pages of the statistics.

Go to the archive page