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Appendix table 49. Hours actually worked by employed persons aged 15-74 by industry (TOL 2008) in 2014 - 2016

  Year Change Change
2014 2015 2016 2015/2016 2015/2016
Million hours Million hours Million hours Million hours Per cent, %
Industry TOL 2008          
Industries total 00-99 3956,3 3947,1 4011,6 64,5 1,6
A, B Agriculture, forestry and fishing; mining and quarrying 01-09 219,7 222,1 199,4 -22,7 -10,2
Agriculture 01 162,6 166,1 149,5 -16,6 -10,0
C Manufacturing 10-33 565,2 560,5 565,1 4,6 0,8
Manufacture of food products, beverages and textiles 10-15 77,5 77,0 75,8 -1,2 -1,6
Manufacture of wood products, paper and paper products; printing and reproduction of recorded media 16-18 83,0 83,9 85,7 1,8 2,1
Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products and basic pharmaceutical products 19-23 76,2 78,2 80,4 2,2 2,8
Manufacture of basic metals and of fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment 24-25 94,9 95,5 95,3 -0,2 -0,2
Manufacture of electronic and optical products, electrical equipment, machinery and vehicles 26-30 179,9 169,8 174,6 4,8 2,8
Manufacture of furniture, other manufacturing; repair and installation of machinery and equipment 31-33 53,7 56,0 53,4 -2,6 -4,7
D, E Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning and water supply; sewerage and waste management 35-39 45,9 42,3 49,0 6,7 15,8
F Construction 41-43 303,4 303,7 328,8 25,1 8,2
Construction of buildings 41 109,9 111,5 123,6 12,1 10,9
Specialised construction activities 43 159,2 161,6 177,5 15,9 9,9
G Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles 45-47 464,6 458,7 471,2 12,5 2,7
Wholesale and retail trade and repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles 45 75,0 74,6 73,0 -1,6 -2,1
Wholesale trade, except of motor vehicles and motorcycles 46 152,0 142,7 157,3 14,6 10,2
Retail trade, except of motor vehicles and motorcycles 47 237,6 241,5 240,9 -0,5 -0,2
H Transportation and storage 49-53 239,2 233,7 246,9 13,2 5,7
Land, water and air transport 49-51 163,7 160,1 168,2 8,1 5,1
Warehousing and support activities for transportation; postal and courier activities 52-53 75,5 73,6 78,8 5,1 6,9
I Accommodation and food service activities 55-56 131,6 132,7 131,1 -1,6 -1,2
J Information and communication 58-63 170,2 178,6 172,0 -6,6 -3,7
K, L Financial, insurance and real estate activities 64-68 119,3 120,4 125,6 5,2 4,3
M Professional, scientific and technical activities 69-75 272,4 276,0 270,8 -5,2 -1,9
Architectural and engineering activities; technical testing and analysis 71 101,0 104,3 102,1 -2,1 -2,1
N Administrative and support service activities 77-82 157,5 167,7 172,3 4,6 2,7
Services to buildings and landscape activities 81 94,9 100,3 99,8 -0,5 -0,5
O Public administration and defence; compulsory social security 84 165,1 167,2 184,4 17,2 10,3
P Education 85 253,8 243,0 242,5 -0,4 -0,2
Q Human health and social work activities 86-88 612,7 614,3 624,1 9,8 1,6
Human health activities 86 270,0 289,4 289,3 -0,1 0,0
Residential care activities 87 153,3 141,8 144,3 2,5 1,8
Social work activities without accommodation 88 189,4 183,1 190,5 7,4 4,1
R Arts, entertainment and recreation 90-93 89,1 87,6 89,2 1,5 1,8
S-U Other service activities 94-99 128,7 125,5 126,6 1,1 0,9
X Industry unknown 00 17,8 13,1 12,5 -0,5 -4,2

Source: Labour force survey 2016, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.1.2017

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
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