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Appendix table 1. Enterprise openings and closures by industry

Industry Openings Q2/2015 Share of stock of enterprises, % Change Q2/2015 - Q2/2014 Closures Q1/2015 Share of stock of enterprises, % Change Q1/2015 - Q1/2014
Total 6 864 2.1 -486 5 800 1.7 -139
G Wholesale and retail trade 1 097 2.0 -29 1 037 1.9 -96
M Professional, scientific and technical activities 1 050 2.2 -31 896 1.8 32
F Construction 984 2.1 -14 931 1.9 -25
S Other service activities 584 2.7 -2 452 2.1 11
N Administrative and support service activities 446 2.6 -32 347 2.0 -77
I Accommodation and food service activities 433 3.4 -35 340 2.7 15
C Manufacturing 364 1.4 35 374 1.5 6
L Real estate activities 363 1.5 39 194 0.8 -9
J Information and communication 334 2.3 -45 244 1.7 -39
R Arts, entertainment and recreation 265 3.0 10 169 1.9 28
H Transportation and storage 214 1.0 -28 277 1.2 -21
A Agriculture, forestry and fishing 212 1.5 -78 121 0.9 -13
Q Human health and social work activities 210 2.2 -125 194 2.1 44
P Education 122 2.3 -34 106 2.0 8
K Financial and insurance activities 107 3.0 -41 75 2.1 -9
D Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply 30 3.0 14 6 0.6 2
E Water supply 15 0.8 -1 9 0.5 -8
B Mining and quarrying 12 1.2 -5 10 1.0 0
Other industries (O, T, U, X, Z) 22 3.7 -84 18 3.0 12

Source: Business Register: Enterprise openings and closures. Enterprise openings, 2015 2nd quarter; enterprise closures, 2015 1st quarter. Statistics Finland

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Updated 21.10.2015

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