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Appendix table 48. Employed persons aged 15-74 by industry (TOL 2008) in 2017 - 2019

  Year Change Change
2017 2018 2019 2018/2019 2018/2019
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Industry TOL 2008          
Industries total 00-99 2 473 2 540 2 566 26 1,0
A, B Agriculture, forestry and fishing; mining and quarrying 01-09 99 101 105 4 4,1
Agriculture 01 71 72 70 -2 -2,9
C Manufacturing 10-33 326 337 329 -8 -2,5
Manufacture of food products, beverages and textiles 10-15 43 47 45 -1 -3,0
Manufacture of wood products, paper and paper products; printing and reproduction of recorded media 16-18 45 49 47 -2 -3,8
Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products and basic pharmaceutical products 19-23 46 48 46 -1 -2,9
Manufacture of basic metals and of fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment 24-25 55 55 55 0 0,5
Manufacture of electronic and optical products, electrical equipment, machinery and vehicles 26-30 103 104 102 -2 -1,8
Manufacture of furniture, other manufacturing; repair and installation of machinery and equipment 31-33 34 35 33 -2 -6,3
D, E Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning and water supply; sewerage and waste management 35-39 29 24 24 0 0,1
F Construction 41-43 187 198 193 -5 -2,6
Construction of buildings 41 70 73 73 0 -0,5
Specialised construction activities 43 97 104 99 -5 -4,7
G Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles 45-47 282 292 287 -6 -1,9
Wholesale and retail trade and repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles 45 43 47 43 -5 -9,6
Wholesale trade, except of motor vehicles and motorcycles 46 84 87 95 9 10,0
Retail trade, except of motor vehicles and motorcycles 47 155 159 149 -10 -6,2
H Transportation and storage 49-53 139 143 143 1 0,4
Land, water and air transport 49-51 89 91 88 -3 -3,2
Warehousing and support activities for transportation; postal and courier activities 52-53 50 52 55 4 6,8
I Accommodation and food service activities 55-56 85 86 97 11 13,3
J Information and communication 58-63 106 114 123 9 7,8
K, L Financial, insurance and real estate activities 64-68 81 77 77 1 1,0
M Professional, scientific and technical activities 69-75 172 179 181 1 0,8
Architectural and engineering activities; technical testing and analysis 71 63 71 70 -1 -1,3
N Administrative and support service activities 77-82 112 112 119 7 6,6
Services to buildings and landscape activities 81 64 65 71 6 8,7
O Public administration and defence; compulsory social security 84 115 116 113 -3 -2,2
P Education 85 181 184 187 3 1,6
Q Human health and social work activities 86-88 404 417 422 5 1,2
Human health activities 86 187 189 189 0 0,2
Residential care activities 87 87 96 102 6 6,3
Social work activities without accommodation 88 131 133 132 -1 -0,9
R Arts, entertainment and recreation 90-93 66 65 68 3 5,0
S-U Other service activities 94-99 87 88 89 1 1,6
X Industry unknown 00 5 7 7 0 3,4

Source: Labour force survey 2019, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.1.2020

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2019, Appendix table 48. Employed persons aged 15-74 by industry (TOL 2008) in 2017 - 2019 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 31.3.2020].
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