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Latest publication: Job vacancy survey 2019, 3rd quarter

6.2 Hard-to-fill vacancies by industry 2009/I - 2008/I

  Year/Quarter Change Change (%)
   2009/I    2008/IV    2008/III    2008/II    2008/I 2009/I - 2008/I 2009/I - 2008/I
Industry (TOL 2008)              
Total 14 900 12 800 23 200 25 600 35 400 -20 500 -58
Argiculture, forestry and fishing (A) 100 300 300 1 100 300 -200 -56
Manufacturing; Mining and quarrying and other industry (B-E) 600 600 4 200 4 000 4 800 -4 300 -88
Construction (F) 400 600 1 700 3 100 3 500 -3 000 -88
Wholesale and retail trade; Tranportation and storage; Accomodation and food service (G-I) 3 300 4 000 5 800 6 500 8 800 -5 400 -62
Information and communication (J) 400 300 1 500 800 1 900 -1 500 -78
Financial and insurance activities; Real estate activities (K,L) 400 800 200 600 700 -300 -49
Professional, scientific and technical activities; Administrative and support service activities (M,N) 2 500 1 800 3 900 2 400 5 300 -2 800 -53
Public administration; Education, Human health and social work activities (O-Q) 7 000 2 900 5 200 6 600 8 100 -1 100 -14
Other service activities (R-T) 200 1 400 400 400 2 100 -1 800 -89

Source: Job vacancy survey 2009, 1st quarter 2009. Statistics Finland.

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Updated 20.5.2009

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Job vacancy survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-2278. 1st quarter 2009, 6.2 Hard-to-fill vacancies by industry 2009/I - 2008/I . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 22.1.2020].
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