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Appendix table 1. Enterprise openings and closures by industry

Industry Enterprise openings Q2/2020 Enterprise openings, share of stock of enterprises, % Enterprise openings, change Q2/2020 - Q2/2019 Enterprise, closures Q1/2019 Enterprise closures, share of stock of enterprises, % Enterprise, closures, change Q1/2020 - Q1/2019
Total 8,375 2.1 -180 8,675 2.1 2,470
M Professional, scientific and technical activities 1,516 2.5 126 1,581 2.6 446
F Construction 1,151 2.1 52 893 1.6 96
G Wholesale and retail trade 1,007 1.7 106 1,217 2.1 252
N Administrative and support service activities 570 2.6 -19 530 2.4 147
S Other service activities 554 2.0 -144 730 2.6 311
J Information and communication 492 2.6 29 524 2.7 156
C Manufacturing 461 1.7 38 509 1.8 163
H Transportation and storage 440 1.8 -94 517 2.1 195
R Arts, entertainment and recreation 383 2.7 -133 489 3.4 223
I Accommodation and food service activities 381 2.4 -82 390 2.5 122
L Real estate activities 355 1.2 -32 252 0.9 12
A Agriculture, forestry and fishing 345 1.5 -13 246 1.1 63
Q Human health and social work activities 281 2.2 -59 386 3.0 156
P Education 217 2.7 -28 270 3.3 129
K Financial and insurance activities 96 2.1 19 99 2.2 8
E Water supply 23 1.2 -1 23 1.2 8
D Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply 18 1.6 -3 3 0.3 -5
B Mining and quarrying 10 0.9 -5 4 0.4 -8
T Activities of households as employers 4 2.4 3 4 2.4 -1
Other industries (O, U, X) 71 15.5 60 8 1.7 -3

Source: Enterprise openings and closures. Enterprise openings 2020, 2nd quarter; enterprise closures 2019, 1st quarter. Statistics Finland

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Head of Department in charge: Mari Ylä-Jarkko


Updated 22.10.2020

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Enterprise openings and closures [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-2346. 2nd quarter 2020, Appendix table 1. Enterprise openings and closures by industry . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 19.4.2024].
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