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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, July

Appendix table 27. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2017/II - 2018/II

  Year/Quarter Change Change
2017/II 2018/II 2017/II - 2018/II 2017/II - 2018/II
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 494 2 573 79 3,2
Private sector 1 803 1 883 79 4,4
Public sector 688 685 -3 -0,5
- central government 144 147 3 2,3
- local government 544 538 -6 -1,2

Source: Labour force survey 2018, June. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.7.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. June 2018, Appendix table 27. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2017/II - 2018/II . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 20.9.2019].
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