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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, October

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

  Year/Quarter Change
2009/I 2008/IV 2008/I 2009/I - 2008/I
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Industry TOL 2008        
Industries total 00-99 2 448 2 509 2 474 -1,1
A-B Agriculture, forestry and fishing; mining and quarrying 01-09 115 118 111 3,6
Agriculture 01 87 88 81 8,1
C Manufacturing 10-33 386 402 411 -6,0
Manufacture of food products, beverages and textiles 10-15 45 46 50 -10,7
Manufacture of wood products, paper and paper products; printing and reproduction of recorded media 16-18 62 65 75 -16,7
Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products and basic pharmaceutical products 19-23 52 50 56 -7,0
Manufacture of basic metals and of fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment 24-25 66 71 63 5,1
Manufacture of electronic and optical products, electrical equipment, machinery and vehicles 26-30 127 133 129 -2,2
Manufacture of furniture, other manufacturing; repair and installation of machinery and equipment 31-33 34 37 38 -8,8
D-E Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning and water supply; sewerage and waste management 35-39 28 25 24 16,6
F Construction 41-43 172 183 174 -1,0
Construction of buildings 41 61 66 66 -6,9
Specialised construction activities 43 87 96 89 -1,3
G Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles 45-47 298 307 302 -1,4
Wholesale and retail trade and repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles 45 46 49 47 -1,6
Wholesale trade, except of motor vehicles and motorcycles 46 93 99 101 -7,5
Retail trade, except of motor vehicles and motorcycles 47 158 160 154 2,6
H Transportation and storage 49-53 154 155 149 3,2
Land, water and air transport 49-51 102 102 95 7,6
Warehousing and support activities for transportation; postal and courier activities 52-53 52 53 55 -4,6
I Accommodation and food service activities 55-56 83 86 85 -1,6
J Information and communication 58-63 88 95 100 -11,3
K-L Financial, insurance and real estate activities 64-68 70 73 69 1,3
M Professional, scientific and technical activities 69-75 149 153 146 2,1
Architectural and engineering activities; technical testing and analysis 71 59 61 57 3,4
N Administrative and support service activities 77-82 97 99 98 -0,6
Services to buildings and landscape activities 81 59 56 57 2,5
O Public administration and defence; compulsory social security 84 113 118 115 -1,7
P Education 85 169 166 173 -2,1
Q Human health and social work activities 86-88 387 384 375 3,2
Human health activities 86 180 182 174 3,4
Residential care activities 87 80 78 73 9,5
Social work activities without accommodation 88 127 124 128 -0,7
R Arts, entertainment and recreation 90-93 49 52 51 -4,0
S-U Other service activities 94-99 81 83 80 0,9
X Industry unknown 00 8 10 12 .

Source: Labour force survey 2009, March. Statistics Finland

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Updated 28.04.2009

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. March 2009, 9.4 Employed persons by industry (TOL 2008) 2009/I - 2008/I . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 8.12.2019].
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