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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, March

Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2017/09 - 2018/09

  Year/Month Change Change
2017/09 2018/09 2017/09 - 2018/09 2017/09 - 2018/09
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 461 2 532 71 2,9
Private sector 1 801 1 884 83 4,6
Public sector 654 642 -12 -1,8
- central government 128 135 7 5,8
- local government 526 506 -19 -3,7

Source: Labour force survey 2018, September. Statistics Finland

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Updated 23.10.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. September 2018, Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2017/09 - 2018/09 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 22.5.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2018/09/tyti_2018_09_2018-10-23_tau_009_en.html