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10.1 Employees by industry (TOL 2002) 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 2 114 2 177 2 160 -2,2
A-B Agriculture, forestry and fishing; mining and quarrying 01-09 36 39 33 7,2
Agriculture 01 16 18 13 28,7
C Manufacturing 10-33 361 377 387 -6,9
Manufacture of food products, beverages and textiles 10-15 40 42 44 -10,1
Manufacture of wood products, paper and paper products; printing and reproduction of recorded media 16-18 58 59 70 -18,0
Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products and basic pharmaceutical products 19-23 51 49 55 -6,2
Manufacture of basic metals and of fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment 24-25 59 64 59 0,1
Manufacture of electronic and optical products, electrical equipment, machinery and vehicles 26-30 124 130 127 -2,8
Manufacture of furniture, other manufacturing; repair and installation of machinery and equipment 31-33 29 32 32 -8,5
D-E Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning and water supply; sewerage and waste management 35-39 27 24 24 13,9
F Construction 41-43 127 141 134 -5,3
Construction of buildings 41 42 49 50 -15,9
Specialised construction activities 43 63 72 66 -5,1
G Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles 45-47 261 267 263 -0,6
Wholesale and retail trade and repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles 45 38 40 37 2,1
Wholesale trade, except of motor vehicles and motorcycles 46 85 87 90 -5,5
Retail trade, except of motor vehicles and motorcycles 47 138 141 136 2,0
H Transportation and storage 49-53 130 131 131 -0,4
Land, water and air transport 49-51 79 79 77 1,8
Warehousing and support activities for transportation; postal and courier activities 52-53 51 52 53 -3,7
I Accommodation and food service activities 55-56 73 77 75 -2,4
J Information and communication 58-63 82 88 94 -13,2
K-L Financial, insurance and real estate activities 64-68 65 68 63 2,7
M Professional, scientific and technical activities 69-75 118 120 116 2,4
Architectural and engineering activities; technical testing and analysis 71 52 53 51 3,3
N Administrative and support service activities 77-82 83 87 88 -5,5
Services to buildings and landscape activities 81 49 49 51 -3,7
O Public administration and defence; compulsory social security 84 113 117 115 -1,7
P Education 85 165 162 170 -2,5
Q Human health and social work activities 86-88 366 365 357 2,6
Human health activities 86 167 170 162 2,9
Residential care activities 87 78 75 72 9,1
Social work activities without accommodation 88 121 120 123 -1,6
R Arts, entertainment and recreation 90-93 38 40 39 -3,5
S-U Other service activities 94-99 61 63 61 -0,3
X Industry unknown 00 8 9 11 .

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, 10.1 Employees by industry (TOL 2002) 2009/I - 2008/I . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 13.11.2019].
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