A more recent publication of this set of statistics is available.

Latest publication: Enterprise openings and closures 2019, 1st quarter

Appendix table 1. Enterprise openings by industry

Industry Openings Q3/2017 Change Q3/2017 - Q3/2016
Total 6 795 484
M Professional, scientific and technical activities 1 197 236
F Construction 987 147
G Wholesale and retail trade 872 -180
S Other service activities 574 56
J Information and communication 436 34
N Administrative and support service activities 403 55
C Manufacturing 378 40
R Arts, entertainment and recreation 334 35
I Accommodation and food service activities 318 -30
L Real estate activities 318 30
H Transportation and storage 235 21
Q Human health and social work activities 206 -16
P Education 181 33
A Agriculture, forestry and fishing 173 8
K Financial and insurance activities 107 -12
E Water supply 23 6
B Mining and quarrying 7 -2
D Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply 6 -1
Other industries (O, T, U, X) 40 24

Source: Enterprise openings and closures. Enterprise openings, 2017, 3rd quarter. Statistics Finland

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Updated 25.01.2018

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Enterprise openings and closures [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-2346. 3rd quarter 2017, Appendix table 1. Enterprise openings by industry . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 20.8.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/aly/2017/03/aly_2017_03_2018-01-25_tau_001_en.html