A more recent publication of this set of statistics is available.

Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, October

Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2018/03 - 2019/03

  Year/Month Change Change
2018/03 2019/03 2018/03 - 2019/03 2018/03 - 2019/03
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 476 2 538 61 2
Private sector 1 815 1 855 40 2
Public sector 657 678 21 3
- central government 134 134 0 0
- local government 524 545 21 4

Source: Labour force survey 2019, March. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.04.2019

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. March 2019, Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2018/03 - 2019/03 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 10.12.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2019/03/tyti_2019_03_2019-04-24_tau_009_en.html