A more recent publication of this set of statistics is available.

Latest publication: Enterprise openings and closures 2018, 3rd quarter

Appendix table 1. Enterprise openings by industry

Industry Openings Q1/2018 Change Q1/2018 - Q1/2017
Total 10 154 944
M Professional, scientific and technical activities 1 580 58
G Wholesale and retail trade 1 259 -99
F Construction 1 034 -49
S Other service activities 793 76
N Administrative and support service activities 568 -18
J Information and communication 583 14
L Real estate activities 474 36
R Arts, entertainment and recreation 454 -62
C Manufacturing 437 59
Q Human health and social work activities 407 -35
I Accommodation and food service activities 476 37
A Agriculture, forestry and fishing 328 35
P Education 241 -25
H Transportation and storage 330 -56
K Financial and insurance activities 184 54
E Water supply 16 -4
D Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply 10 -8
B Mining and quarrying 12 -1
Other industries (O, T, U, X, Z) 968 932

Source: Enterprise openings and closures. Enterprise openings, 2018, 1st quarter. Statistics Finland

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Updated 26.07.2018

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Enterprise openings and closures [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-2346. 1st quarter 2018, Appendix table 1. Enterprise openings by industry . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 22.4.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/aly/2018/01/aly_2018_01_2018-07-26_tau_001_en.html