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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2015/04 - 2016/04

  Year/Month Change Change
2015/04 2016/04 2015/04 - 2016/04 2015/04 - 2016/04
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 429 2 422 -7 -0,3
Private sector 1 742 1 763 21 1,2
Public sector 679 652 -27 -3,9
- central government 144 117 -27 -18,8
- local government 535 535 1 0,1

Source: Labour force survey 2016, April. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.05.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. April 2016, Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2015/04 - 2016/04 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 23.10.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2016/04/tyti_2016_04_2016-05-24_tau_009_en.html