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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, January

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

  Year/Quarter Change Change
2017/IV 2018/IV 2017/IV - 2018/IV 2017/IV - 2018/IV
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 486 2 541 55 2,2
Private sector 1 799 1 858 59 3,3
Public sector 680 678 -2 -0,3
- central government 144 137 -7 -5,0
- local government 536 541 5 1,0

Source: Labour force survey 2018, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.1.2019

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2018, Appendix table 27. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2017/IV - 2018/IV . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 19.3.2019].
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