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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, October

Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2017/12 - 2018/12

  Year/Month Change Change
2017/12 2018/12 2017/12 - 2018/12 2017/12 - 2018/12
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 469 2 553 84 3,4
Private sector 1 796 1 858 62 3,4
Public sector 669 692 23 3,4
- central government 138 138 0 0,1
- local government 530 553 23 4,3

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 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2017/12 - 2018/12 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 9.12.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2018/12/tyti_2018_12_2019-01-24_tau_009_en.html