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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, October

Appendix table 27. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2014/III - 2015/III

  Year/Quarter Change Change
2014/III 2015/III 2014/III - 2015/III 2014/III - 2015/III
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 487 2 481 -6 -0,2
Private sector 1 800 1 805 5 0,3
Public sector 676 668 -7 -1,1
- central government 140 135 -5 -3,6
- local government 536 534 -2 -0,5

Source: Labour force survey 2015, September. Statistics Finland

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Updated 20.10.2015

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. September 2015, Appendix table 27. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2014/III - 2015/III . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 13.12.2019].
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