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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, February

Appendix table 27. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2015/II - 2016/II

  Year/Quarter Change Change
2015/II 2015/II - 2016/II 2015/II - 2016/II
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 463 2 477 14 0,6
Private sector 1 776 1 806 30 1,7
Public sector 676 661 -14 -2,1
- central government 141 128 -13 -9,2
- local government 534 533 -1 -0,2

Source: Labour force survey 2016, June. Statistics Finland

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Updated 26.7.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. June 2016, Appendix table 27. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2015/II - 2016/II . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 18.4.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2016/06/tyti_2016_06_2016-07-26_tau_027_en.html