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Appendix table 48. Employed persons aged 15-74 by industry (TOL 2008) in 2014 - 2016

  Year Change Change
2014 2015 2016 2015/2016 2015/2016
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Industry TOL 2008          
Industries total 00-99 2 447 2 437 2 448 11 0,5
A, B Agriculture, forestry and fishing; mining and quarrying 01-09 109 109 101 -8 -7,6
Agriculture 01 76 75 71 -4 -5,2
C Manufacturing 10-33 331 328 327 -1 -0,3
Manufacture of food products, beverages and textiles 10-15 47 47 45 -2 -4,5
Manufacture of wood products, paper and paper products; printing and reproduction of recorded media 16-18 49 50 50 0 1,0
Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products and basic pharmaceutical products 19-23 45 45 47 2 3,4
Manufacture of basic metals and of fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment 24-25 54 55 54 -1 -1,3
Manufacture of electronic and optical products, electrical equipment, machinery and vehicles 26-30 105 100 101 1 1,3
Manufacture of furniture, other manufacturing; repair and installation of machinery and equipment 31-33 31 32 30 -1 -4,6
D, E Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning and water supply; sewerage and waste management 35-39 28 24 29 5 19,1
F Construction 41-43 169 168 178 10 5,9
Construction of buildings 41 62 63 68 4 7,0
Specialised construction activities 43 88 88 95 7 8,1
G Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles 45-47 290 284 290 7 2,3
Wholesale and retail trade and repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles 45 42 42 41 -1 -3,1
Wholesale trade, except of motor vehicles and motorcycles 46 87 80 89 9 10,7
Retail trade, except of motor vehicles and motorcycles 47 161 162 161 -1 -0,4
H Transportation and storage 49-53 140 137 141 4 2,6
Land, water and air transport 49-51 90 88 90 2 2,6
Warehousing and support activities for transportation; postal and courier activities 52-53 50 50 51 1 2,7
I Accommodation and food service activities 55-56 86 87 85 -2 -2,5
J Information and communication 58-63 100 106 101 -5 -4,4
K, L Financial, insurance and real estate activities 64-68 74 73 75 2 2,4
M Professional, scientific and technical activities 69-75 169 171 163 -8 -4,7
Architectural and engineering activities; technical testing and analysis 71 62 63 61 -2 -2,8
N Administrative and support service activities 77-82 101 107 109 2 1,8
Services to buildings and landscape activities 81 61 65 64 0 -0,6
O Public administration and defence; compulsory social security 84 106 106 111 5 4,3
P Education 85 180 179 173 -6 -3,1
Q Human health and social work activities 86-88 402 404 409 5 1,2
Human health activities 86 180 190 190 0 0,1
Residential care activities 87 96 89 91 2 2,1
Social work activities without accommodation 88 127 125 128 3 2,3
R Arts, entertainment and recreation 90-93 64 61 63 2 3,5
S-U Other service activities 94-99 87 84 85 1 1,7
X Industry unknown 00 11 9 8 0 -4,6

Source: Labour force survey 2016, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.1.2017

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2016, Appendix table 48. Employed persons aged 15-74 by industry (TOL 2008) in 2014 - 2016 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 22.9.2019].
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