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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

9.4 Employed persons by industry (TOL 2002) 2008/IV - 2007/IV

  Year/Quarter Change
2008/IV 2008/III 2007/IV 2008/IV - 2007/IV
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Industry TOL 2002        
All industries 01-99 2 509 2 566 2 485 1,0
A,B Agriculture, hunting, forestry and fishing 01-05 115 118 109 5,6
Agriculture, hunting and fishing 01, 05 91 93 86 5,9
Forestry 02 24 25 23 4,4
C-E Manufacturing; electricity, gas and water supply; mining and quarrying 10-41 444 473 460 -3,5
Consumer goods industries 15-19 47 54 49 -5,0
Manufacture of forest industry products and furniture 20-21, 361 66 72 74 -10,8
Publishing, printing and reproduction of recorded media 22 32 32 32 -0,9
Metal etc. industries 10-14, 27-35, 37 230 242 229 0,4
Other manufacturing 23-26, 362-366, 40-41 70 72 77 -8,1
F Construction 45 181 196 177 2,7
Civil engineering 451, 45219, 4523, 4524 44 47 42 4,2
Construction of buildings; building installation and completion 45211, 4522, 4525, 453, 454, 455 137 149 134 2,2
G, H Trade; hotels and restaurants 50-55 397 407 394 0,9
G Trade 50-52 311 316 308 1,1
Sale of motor vehicles 501, 503, 504 24 24 23 5,7
Maintenance and repair of motor vehicles and of personal or household goods 502, 505, 527 33 30 31 5,6
Wholesale trade and commission trade 51 100 102 97 2,3
Retail trade, excl. motor vehicles 521-526 155 160 157 -1,2
H Hotels and restaurants 55 86 91 86 0,1
I Transport, storage and communication 60-64 175 176 179 -2,3
Transport 60-63 135 135 134 0,5
Telecommunications 64 40 41 45 -10,7
J, K Financial intermediation; real estate, renting and business activities 65-74 367 369 365 0,3
J Financial intermediation; insurance 65-67 53 52 50 5,6
Real estate, renting and industrial cleaning 70, 71, 747 77 79 73 4,7
Technical and business activities 72, 73, 741-746, 748 237 237 242 -2,1
L-Q Public and other services 75-98 819 815 795 3,0
L Public administration and defence 75 118 117 119 -1,5
M Education 80 163 159 167 -2,1
Health activities 851, 852 183 181 173 5,5
Social work activities 853 203 205 193 5,6
Other service activities 90-98 152 155 143 6,4
X Industry unknown 99 11 13 6 .

Source: Labour force survey 2008, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 20.01.2009

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2008, 9.4 Employed persons by industry (TOL 2002) 2008/IV - 2007/IV . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 22.11.2019].
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