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Appendix table 28. Employed persons aged 15-74 by industry (TOL 2008) 2018/IV - 2019/IV

  Year/Quarter Change Change
2018/IV 2019/IV 2018/IV - 2019/IV 2018/IV - 2019/IV
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Industry TOL 2008        
Industries total 00-99 2 541 2 557 16 0,6
A, B Agriculture, forestry and fishing; mining and quarrying 01-09 98 104 6 5,9
Agriculture 01 68 67 -0 -0,5
C Manufacturing 10-33 336 323 -13 -4,0
Manufacture of food products, beverages and textiles 10-15 47 40 -7 -14,5
Manufacture of wood products, paper and paper products; printing and reproduction of recorded media 16-18 50 48 -1 -2,7
Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products and basic pharmaceutical products 19-23 46 45 -1 -1,2
Manufacture of basic metals and of fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment 24-25 56 53 -4 -6,4
Manufacture of electronic and optical products, electrical equipment, machinery and vehicles 26-30 103 103 -0 0,0
Manufacture of furniture, other manufacturing; repair and installation of machinery and equipment 31-33 34 33 -1 -3,1
D, E Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning and water supply; sewerage and waste management 35-39 24 25 0 1,1
F Construction 41-43 199 184 -15 -7,4
Construction of buildings 41 73 68 -5 -6,6
Specialised construction activities 43 106 97 -9 -8,5
G Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles 45-47 285 281 -4 -1,3
Wholesale and retail trade and repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles 45 47 44 -4 -8,0
Wholesale trade, except of motor vehicles and motorcycles 46 90 97 6 6,9
Retail trade, except of motor vehicles and motorcycles 47 148 141 -6 -4,3
H Transportation and storage 49-53 143 142 -1 -0,7
Land, water and air transport 49-51 91 84 -8 -8,5
Warehousing and support activities for transportation; postal and courier activities 52-53 52 58 7 13,0
I Accommodation and food service activities 55-56 87 96 9 10,8
J Information and communication 58-63 118 126 8 6,9
K, L Financial, insurance and real estate activities 64-68 75 81 5 7,1
M Professional, scientific and technical activities 69-75 185 180 -5 -2,6
Architectural and engineering activities; technical testing and analysis 71 75 68 -7 -9,2
N Administrative and support service activities 77-82 109 121 11 10,2
Services to buildings and landscape activities 81 63 71 8 12,7
O Public administration and defence; compulsory social security 84 114 110 -4 -3,2
P Education 85 189 187 -2 -1,0
Q Human health and social work activities 86-88 416 431 15 3,7
Human health activities 86 186 188 2 1,0
Residential care activities 87 94 100 6 6,7
Social work activities without accommodation 88 136 143 7 5,3
R Arts, entertainment and recreation 90-93 68 69 1 1,2
S-U Other service activities 94-99 87 88 2 1,8
X Industry unknown 00 7 9 . .

Source: Labour force survey 2019, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.1.2020

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2019, Appendix table 28. Employed persons aged 15-74 by industry (TOL 2008) 2018/IV - 2019/IV . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 10.4.2020].
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