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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, August

Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2016/03 - 2017/03

  Year/Month Change Change
2016/03 2017/03 2016/03 - 2017/03 2016/03 - 2017/03
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 420 2 439 19 0,8
Private sector 1 727 1 765 38 2,2
Public sector 687 668 -20 -2,9
- central government 128 129 1 0,8
- local government 559 538 -21 -3,7

Source: Labour force survey 2017, March. Statistics Finland

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Updated 27.04.2017

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. March 2017, Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2016/03 - 2017/03 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 15.10.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2017/03/tyti_2017_03_2017-04-27_tau_009_en.html