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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, October

Appendix table 27. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2015/I - 2016/I

  Year/Quarter Change Change
2015/I 2016/I 2015/I - 2016/I 2015/I - 2016/I
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 391 2 396 5 0,2
Private sector 1 708 1 734 27 1,6
Public sector 675 655 -20 -3,0
- central government 141 124 -17 -12,0
- local government 534 531 -3 -0,6

Source: Labour force survey 2016, March. Statistics Finland

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Updated 26.4.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. March 2016, Appendix table 27. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2015/I - 2016/I . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 7.12.2019].
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