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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, October

9.4 Employed persons by industry (TOL 2008) 2009/IV - 2008/IV

  Year/Quarter Change
2009/IV 2009/III 2008/IV 2009/IV - 2008/IV
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Industry TOL 2008        
Industries total 00-99 2 408 2 476 2 509 -4,1
A-B Agriculture, forestry and fishing; mining and quarrying 01-09 117 121 118 -1,2
Agriculture 01 86 87 88 -2,0
C Manufacturing 10-33 365 380 402 -9,3
Manufacture of food products, beverages and textiles 10-15 42 47 46 -10,4
Manufacture of wood products, paper and paper products; printing and reproduction of recorded media 16-18 58 59 65 -10,3
Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products and basic pharmaceutical products 19-23 51 53 50 2,1
Manufacture of basic metals and of fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment 24-25 62 63 71 -11,9
Manufacture of electronic and optical products, electrical equipment, machinery and vehicles 26-30 117 121 133 -12,4
Manufacture of furniture, other manufacturing; repair and installation of machinery and equipment 31-33 35 37 37 -6,1
D-E Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning and water supply; sewerage and waste management 35-39 23 27 25 -5,4
F Construction 41-43 172 179 183 -6,2
Construction of buildings 41 54 62 66 -19,4
Specialised construction activities 43 97 95 96 1,2
G Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles 45-47 288 298 307 -6,3
Wholesale and retail trade and repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles 45 38 40 49 -21,5
Wholesale trade, except of motor vehicles and motorcycles 46 89 87 99 -9,6
Retail trade, except of motor vehicles and motorcycles 47 160 171 160 0,4
H Transportation and storage 49-53 154 151 155 -0,9
Land, water and air transport 49-51 101 99 102 -0,9
Warehousing and support activities for transportation; postal and courier activities 52-53 52 52 53 -0,8
I Accommodation and food service activities 55-56 83 88 86 -3,5
J Information and communication 58-63 95 95 95 0,1
K-L Financial, insurance and real estate activities 64-68 69 70 73 -5,2
M Professional, scientific and technical activities 69-75 144 146 153 -6,1
Architectural and engineering activities; technical testing and analysis 71 54 58 61 -11,2
N Administrative and support service activities 77-82 94 100 99 -4,2
Services to buildings and landscape activities 81 59 62 56 3,8
O Public administration and defence; compulsory social security 84 120 119 118 1,5
P Education 85 165 160 166 -0,4
Q Human health and social work activities 86-88 378 389 384 -1,6
Human health activities 86 182 191 182 -0,1
Residential care activities 87 74 79 78 -5,4
Social work activities without accommodation 88 122 119 124 -1,4
R Arts, entertainment and recreation 90-93 52 57 52 -1,2
S-U Other service activities 94-99 81 87 83 -1,5
X Industry unknown 00 8 9 10 .

Source: Labour force survey 2009, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 26.01.2010

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2009, 9.4 Employed persons by industry (TOL 2008) 2009/IV - 2008/IV . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 10.12.2019].
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