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Appendix table 49. Hours actually worked by employed persons aged 15-74 by industry (TOL 2008) in 2015 - 2017

  Year Change Change
2015 2016 2017 2016/2017 2016/2017
Million hours Million hours Million hours Million hours Per cent, %
Industry TOL 2008          
Industries total 00-99 3947,1 4011,6 4040,4 28,8 0,7
A, B Agriculture, forestry and fishing; mining and quarrying 01-09 222,1 199,4 195,8 -3,5 -1,8
Agriculture 01 166,1 149,5 146,7 -2,8 -1,9
C Manufacturing 10-33 560,5 565,1 571,1 5,9 1,1
Manufacture of food products, beverages and textiles 10-15 77,0 75,8 72,7 -3,0 -4,0
Manufacture of wood products, paper and paper products; printing and reproduction of recorded media 16-18 83,9 85,7 77,8 -7,8 -9,2
Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products and basic pharmaceutical products 19-23 78,2 80,4 79,8 -0,6 -0,8
Manufacture of basic metals and of fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment 24-25 95,5 95,3 96,8 1,5 1,6
Manufacture of electronic and optical products, electrical equipment, machinery and vehicles 26-30 169,8 174,6 182,4 7,8 4,5
Manufacture of furniture, other manufacturing; repair and installation of machinery and equipment 31-33 56,0 53,4 61,5 8,1 15,2
D, E Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning and water supply; sewerage and waste management 35-39 42,3 49,0 49,9 0,9 1,8
F Construction 41-43 303,7 328,8 339,6 10,8 3,3
Construction of buildings 41 111,5 123,6 123,2 -0,4 -0,3
Specialised construction activities 43 161,6 177,5 180,2 2,6 1,5
G Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles 45-47 458,7 471,2 457,1 -14,2 -3,0
Wholesale and retail trade and repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles 45 74,6 73,0 78,8 5,8 7,9
Wholesale trade, except of motor vehicles and motorcycles 46 142,7 157,3 149,0 -8,3 -5,3
Retail trade, except of motor vehicles and motorcycles 47 241,5 240,9 229,3 -11,6 -4,8
H Transportation and storage 49-53 233,7 246,9 239,5 -7,4 -3,0
Land, water and air transport 49-51 160,1 168,2 164,0 -4,2 -2,5
Warehousing and support activities for transportation; postal and courier activities 52-53 73,6 78,8 75,5 -3,2 -4,1
I Accommodation and food service activities 55-56 132,7 131,1 126,4 -4,6 -3,5
J Information and communication 58-63 178,6 172,0 179,3 7,3 4,2
K, L Financial, insurance and real estate activities 64-68 120,4 125,6 132,8 7,2 5,8
M Professional, scientific and technical activities 69-75 276,0 270,8 286,1 15,3 5,6
Architectural and engineering activities; technical testing and analysis 71 104,3 102,1 105,2 3,0 3,0
N Administrative and support service activities 77-82 167,7 172,3 178,7 6,3 3,7
Services to buildings and landscape activities 81 100,3 99,8 100,2 0,4 0,4
O Public administration and defence; compulsory social security 84 167,2 184,4 188,7 4,2 2,3
P Education 85 243,0 242,5 255,5 13,0 5,3
Q Human health and social work activities 86-88 614,3 624,1 614,8 -9,3 -1,5
Human health activities 86 289,4 289,3 286,6 -2,6 -0,9
Residential care activities 87 141,8 144,3 139,2 -5,1 -3,5
Social work activities without accommodation 88 183,1 190,5 188,9 -1,6 -0,9
R Arts, entertainment and recreation 90-93 87,6 89,2 90,7 1,5 1,7
S-U Other service activities 94-99 125,5 126,6 126,0 -0,5 -0,4
X Industry unknown 00 13,1 12,5 8,5 -4,0 -32,1

Source: Labour force survey 2017, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 25.1.2018

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