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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2021, December

Appendix table 27. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2020/II - 2021/II

  Year/Quarter Change Change
2020/II 2021/II 2020/II - 2021/II 2020/II - 2021/II
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Employer sector        
Employer sector total (incl. employer sector unknown) 2 479 2 585 106 4,3
Private sector 1 859 1 937 78 4,2
Public sector 613 630 17 2,8
- central government 141 149 7 5,3
- local government 472 481 9 2,0

Source: Labour force survey 2021, June. Statistics Finland

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Updated 27.7.2021

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. June 2021, Appendix table 27. Employed persons aged 15-74 by employer sector 2020/II - 2021/II . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 27.1.2022].
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