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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2021, February

Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2019/11 - 2020/11

  Year/Month Change Change
2019/11 2020/11 2019/11 - 2020/11 2019/11 - 2020/11
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 543 2 540 -4 -0,1
Private sector 1 888 1 889 1 0,0
Public sector 646 644 -2 -0,3
- central government 142 158 15 10,7
- local government 504 487 -17 -3,4

Source: Labour force survey 2020, November. Statistics Finland

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Updated 22.12.2020

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. November 2020, Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2019/11 - 2020/11 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 16.4.2021].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2020/11/tyti_2020_11_2020-12-22_tau_009_en.html