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Appendix table 28. Employed persons aged 15-74 by industry (TOL 2008) 2017/III - 2018/III

  Year/Quarter Change Change
2017/III 2018/III 2017/III - 2018/III 2017/III - 2018/III
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Industry TOL 2008        
Industries total 00-99 2 506 2 577 70 2,8
A, B Agriculture, forestry and fishing; mining and quarrying 01-09 105 108 3 2,7
Agriculture 01 77 78 1 1,4
C Manufacturing 10-33 341 346 6 1,7
Manufacture of food products, beverages and textiles 10-15 46 51 6 12,1
Manufacture of wood products, paper and paper products; printing and reproduction of recorded media 16-18 46 51 5 11,8
Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products and basic pharmaceutical products 19-23 47 49 2 3,6
Manufacture of basic metals and of fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment 24-25 57 52 -5 -8,8
Manufacture of electronic and optical products, electrical equipment, machinery and vehicles 26-30 108 107 -0 -0,4
Manufacture of furniture, other manufacturing; repair and installation of machinery and equipment 31-33 38 36 -1 -3,5
D, E Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning and water supply; sewerage and waste management 35-39 29 22 -7 -23,6
F Construction 41-43 195 208 13 6,6
Construction of buildings 41 72 77 5 7,1
Specialised construction activities 43 101 107 6 6,2
G Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles 45-47 283 304 21 7,5
Wholesale and retail trade and repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles 45 45 49 5 10,5
Wholesale trade, except of motor vehicles and motorcycles 46 81 88 7 8,9
Retail trade, except of motor vehicles and motorcycles 47 157 167 9 5,9
H Transportation and storage 49-53 142 144 2 1,7
Land, water and air transport 49-51 88 94 5 6,2
Warehousing and support activities for transportation; postal and courier activities 52-53 54 50 -3 -5,9
I Accommodation and food service activities 55-56 90 90 -1 -0,9
J Information and communication 58-63 102 118 16 15,7
K, L Financial, insurance and real estate activities 64-68 87 80 -8 -8,7
M Professional, scientific and technical activities 69-75 169 183 15 8,7
Architectural and engineering activities; technical testing and analysis 71 63 72 9 14,4
N Administrative and support service activities 77-82 114 114 0 0,2
Services to buildings and landscape activities 81 66 69 3 3,9
O Public administration and defence; compulsory social security 84 116 116 1 0,5
P Education 85 172 176 5 2,6
Q Human health and social work activities 86-88 401 410 9 2,3
Human health activities 86 183 182 -2 -0,9
Residential care activities 87 89 98 9 9,9
Social work activities without accommodation 88 129 130 2 1,5
R Arts, entertainment and recreation 90-93 69 61 -8 -11,1
S-U Other service activities 94-99 88 87 -1 -0,7
X Industry unknown 00 4 8 . .

Source: Labour force survey 2018, September. Statistics Finland

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Updated 23.10.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. September 2018, Appendix table 28. Employed persons aged 15-74 by industry (TOL 2008) 2017/III - 2018/III . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 6.12.2019].
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