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Latest publication: Enterprise openings and closures 2019, 2nd quarter

Appendix table 1. Enterprise openings and closures by industry

Industry Openings Q2/2014 Share of stock of enterprises, % Closures Q1/2014 Share of stock of enterprises, %
Total 7 056 2.1 6 047 1.8
G Wholesale and retail trade 1 050 1.9 1 143 2.0
M Professional, scientific and technical activities 1 038 2.1 888 1.8
F Construction 961 1.9 978 2.0
S Other service activities 520 2.4 473 2.2
N Administrative and support service activities 457 2.6 426 2.4
I Accommodation and food service activities 445 3.6 332 2.7
J Information and communication 365 2.5 292 2.0
C Manufacturing 314 1.2 362 1.4
Q Human health and social work activities 309 3.4 154 1.7
L Real estate activities 296 1.2 194 0.8
A Agriculture, forestry and fishing 271 2.4 126 1.1
H Transportation and storage 233 1.0 302 1.3
R Arts, entertainment and recreation 233 2.7 144 1.7
P Education 145 2.9 102 2.1
K Financial and insurance activities 143 4.0 88 2.5
D Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply 16 1.7 4 0.4
E Water supply 16 0.9 19 1.1
B Mining and quarrying 15 1.4 11 1.0

Source: Business Register: Enterprise openings and closures. Enterprise openings, 2014 2nd quarter; enterprise closures, 2014 1st quarter. Statistics Finland

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Updated 17.10.2014

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