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Appendix table 49. Hours actually worked by employed persons aged 15-74 by industry (TOL 2008) in 2016 - 2018

  Year Change Change
2016 2017 2018 2017/2018 2017/2018
Million hours Million hours Million hours Million hours Per cent, %
Industry TOL 2008          
Industries total 00-99 4011,6 4040,4 4132,7 92,2 2,3
A, B Agriculture, forestry and fishing; mining and quarrying 01-09 199,4 195,8 198,2 2,3 1,2
Agriculture 01 149,5 146,7 148,7 2,0 1,4
C Manufacturing 10-33 565,1 571,1 580,6 9,5 1,7
Manufacture of food products, beverages and textiles 10-15 75,8 72,7 77,3 4,6 6,3
Manufacture of wood products, paper and paper products; printing and reproduction of recorded media 16-18 85,7 77,8 84,1 6,3 8,1
Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products and basic pharmaceutical products 19-23 80,4 79,8 79,9 0,1 0,1
Manufacture of basic metals and of fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment 24-25 95,3 96,8 97,4 0,6 0,6
Manufacture of electronic and optical products, electrical equipment, machinery and vehicles 26-30 174,6 182,4 182,1 -0,3 -0,2
Manufacture of furniture, other manufacturing; repair and installation of machinery and equipment 31-33 53,4 61,5 59,8 -1,6 -2,7
D, E Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning and water supply; sewerage and waste management 35-39 49,0 49,9 40,9 -9,0 -18,1
F Construction 41-43 328,8 339,6 359,4 19,7 5,8
Construction of buildings 41 123,6 123,2 131,8 8,6 7,0
Specialised construction activities 43 177,5 180,2 190,8 10,6 5,9
G Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles 45-47 471,2 457,1 474,0 16,9 3,7
Wholesale and retail trade and repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles 45 73,0 78,8 88,1 9,3 11,8
Wholesale trade, except of motor vehicles and motorcycles 46 157,3 149,0 152,9 3,9 2,6
Retail trade, except of motor vehicles and motorcycles 47 240,9 229,3 233,0 3,7 1,6
H Transportation and storage 49-53 246,9 239,5 245,8 6,3 2,6
Land, water and air transport 49-51 168,2 164,0 167,3 3,3 2,0
Warehousing and support activities for transportation; postal and courier activities 52-53 78,8 75,5 78,5 3,0 4,0
I Accommodation and food service activities 55-56 131,1 126,4 132,0 5,6 4,4
J Information and communication 58-63 172,0 179,3 191,9 12,7 7,1
K, L Financial, insurance and real estate activities 64-68 125,6 132,8 126,7 -6,2 -4,6
M Professional, scientific and technical activities 69-75 270,8 286,1 291,4 5,3 1,9
Architectural and engineering activities; technical testing and analysis 71 102,1 105,2 116,8 11,7 11,1
N Administrative and support service activities 77-82 172,3 178,7 176,4 -2,3 -1,3
Services to buildings and landscape activities 81 99,8 100,2 100,1 -0,1 -0,1
O Public administration and defence; compulsory social security 84 184,4 188,7 186,7 -1,9 -1,0
P Education 85 242,5 255,5 256,8 1,3 0,5
Q Human health and social work activities 86-88 624,1 614,8 640,8 26,0 4,2
Human health activities 86 289,3 286,6 291,3 4,7 1,6
Residential care activities 87 144,3 139,2 151,7 12,4 8,9
Social work activities without accommodation 88 190,5 188,9 197,8 8,9 4,7
R Arts, entertainment and recreation 90-93 89,2 90,7 88,6 -2,1 -2,3
S-U Other service activities 94-99 126,6 126,0 129,9 3,8 3,1
X Industry unknown 00 12,5 8,5 12,7 4,2 49,4

Source: Labour force survey 2018, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.1.2019

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