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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, March

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

  Year/Quarter Change Change
2015/IV 2016/IV 2015/IV - 2016/IV 2015/IV - 2016/IV
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 412 2 427 14 0,6
Private sector 1 749 1 771 22 1,2
Public sector 654 650 -4 -0,6
- central government 128 130 3 2,0
- local government 526 519 -7 -1,3

Source: Labour force survey 2016, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.1.2017

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2016, Appendix table 27. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2015/IV - 2016/IV . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 26.4.2019].
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