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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2015/02 - 2016/02

  Year/Month Change Change
2015/02 2016/02 2015/02 - 2016/02 2015/02 - 2016/02
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 392 2 382 -10 -0,4
Private sector 1 713 1 735 22 1,3
Public sector 670 637 -33 -4,9
- central government 145 127 -18 -12,6
- local government 525 511 -14 -2,7

Source: Labour force survey 2016, February. Statistics Finland

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Updated 22.03.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. February 2016, Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2015/02 - 2016/02 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 18.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2016/02/tyti_2016_02_2016-03-22_tau_009_en.html