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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, March

3.3 Employed persons by status in employment 2008/12 - 2007/12

  Year/Month Change
2008/12 2008/11 2007/12 2008/12 - 2007/12
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Status in employment        
Employed persons total 2 497 2 509 2 490 0,3
Self-employed persons and unpaid family workers 336 331 314 7,2
Employees 2 161 2 178 2 176 -0,7
-salaried employees 1 433 1 447 1 419 0,9
-wage earners 722 728 749 -3,6

Source: Labour force survey 2008, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 20.01.2009

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2008, 3.3 Employed persons by status in employment 2008/12 - 2007/12 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 26.4.2019].
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