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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, October

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

  Year/Quarter Change Change
2018/II 2019/II 2018/II - 2019/II 2018/II - 2019/II
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 573 2 593 20 0,8
Private sector 1 883 1 930 48 2,5
Public sector 685 659 -25 -3,7
- central government 147 134 -12 -8,5
- local government 538 525 -13 -2,3

Source: Labour force survey 2019, June. Statistics Finland

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Updated 23.07.2019

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. June 2019, Appendix table 27. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2018/II - 2019/II . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 12.12.2019].
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