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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, April

Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2017/02 - 2018/02

  Year/Month Change Change
2017/02 2018/02 2017/02 - 2018/02 2017/02 - 2018/02
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 390 2 469 79 3,3
Private sector 1 708 1 788 80 4,7
Public sector 677 674 -2 -0,3
- central government 141 134 -7 -5,1
- local government 536 540 5 0,9

Source: Labour force survey 2018, February. Statistics Finland

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Updated 20.03.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. February 2018, Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2017/02 - 2018/02 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 17.6.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2018/02/tyti_2018_02_2018-03-20_tau_009_en.html