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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, October

Appendix table 27. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2018/I - 2019/I

  Year/Quarter Change Change
2018/I 2019/I 2018/I - 2019/I 2018/I - 2019/I
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 469 2 513 44 1,8
Private sector 1 795 1 841 46 2,6
Public sector 668 669 1 0,1
- central government 135 137 2 1,5
- local government 533 531 -2 -0,3

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 27. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2018/I - 2019/I . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 9.12.2019].
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