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

  Year/Quarter Change Change
2017/IV 2018/IV 2017/IV - 2018/IV 2017/IV - 2018/IV
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Industry TOL 2008        
Industries total 00-99 2 486 2 541 55 2,2
A, B Agriculture, forestry and fishing; mining and quarrying 01-09 96 98 2 2,3
Agriculture 01 68 68 -0 -0,3
C Manufacturing 10-33 328 336 8 2,4
Manufacture of food products, beverages and textiles 10-15 45 47 2 5,1
Manufacture of wood products, paper and paper products; printing and reproduction of recorded media 16-18 45 50 5 11,4
Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products and basic pharmaceutical products 19-23 47 46 -1 -2,4
Manufacture of basic metals and of fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment 24-25 53 56 4 6,7
Manufacture of electronic and optical products, electrical equipment, machinery and vehicles 26-30 104 103 -1 -1,3
Manufacture of furniture, other manufacturing; repair and installation of machinery and equipment 31-33 35 34 -1 -1,8
D, E Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning and water supply; sewerage and waste management 35-39 28 24 -4 -12,8
F Construction 41-43 190 199 9 4,9
Construction of buildings 41 70 73 3 4,0
Specialised construction activities 43 99 106 6 6,4
G Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles 45-47 279 285 6 2,3
Wholesale and retail trade and repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles 45 44 47 4 9,0
Wholesale trade, except of motor vehicles and motorcycles 46 80 90 10 12,9
Retail trade, except of motor vehicles and motorcycles 47 155 148 -8 -5,0
H Transportation and storage 49-53 143 143 0 0,1
Land, water and air transport 49-51 91 91 -0 -0,1
Warehousing and support activities for transportation; postal and courier activities 52-53 51 52 0 0,5
I Accommodation and food service activities 55-56 81 87 6 7,0
J Information and communication 58-63 106 118 12 11,1
K, L Financial, insurance and real estate activities 64-68 75 75 1 0,7
M Professional, scientific and technical activities 69-75 177 185 8 4,8
Architectural and engineering activities; technical testing and analysis 71 67 75 8 12,0
N Administrative and support service activities 77-82 108 109 2 1,7
Services to buildings and landscape activities 81 61 63 2 3,9
O Public administration and defence; compulsory social security 84 116 114 -2 -1,9
P Education 85 190 189 -1 -0,5
Q Human health and social work activities 86-88 408 416 8 2,0
Human health activities 86 188 186 -2 -1,0
Residential care activities 87 85 94 9 11,0
Social work activities without accommodation 88 135 136 1 0,6
R Arts, entertainment and recreation 90-93 67 68 1 1,5
S-U Other service activities 94-99 90 87 -3 -3,4
X Industry unknown 00 6 7 . .

Source: Labour force survey 2018, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.1.2019

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2018, Appendix table 28. Employed persons aged 15-74 by industry (TOL 2008) 2017/IV - 2018/IV . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 22.3.2019].
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