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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, October

Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2017/07 - 2018/07

  Year/Month Change Change
2017/07 2018/07 2017/07 - 2018/07 2017/07 - 2018/07
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 556 2 631 75 2,9
Private sector 1 878 1 944 66 3,5
Public sector 672 681 9 1,4
- central government 147 146 -1 -0,9
- local government 525 535 11 2,0

Source: Labour force survey 2018, July. Statistics Finland

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Updated 21.08.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. July 2018, Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2017/07 - 2018/07 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 5.12.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2018/07/tyti_2018_07_2018-08-21_tau_009_en.html