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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, October

Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2016/07 - 2017/07

  Year/Month Change Change
2016/07 2017/07 2016/07 - 2017/07 2016/07 - 2017/07
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 525 2 556 31 1,2
Private sector 1 867 1 878 12 0,6
Public sector 649 672 23 3,5
- central government 123 147 24 19,8
- local government 526 525 -2 -0,3

Source: Labour force survey 2017, July. Statistics Finland

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Updated 22.8.2017

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. July 2017, Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2016/07 - 2017/07 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 16.12.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2017/07/tyti_2017_07_2017-08-22_tau_009_en.html