Future employment growth (in %) in Finland in 2016-2030 across sectors

In 2017 the employment rate in Finland was 74.26% compared to 72.08% in EU

During the period 2012-2017 the size of employment in EU changed by 5.41% compared to -0.41% in Finland .

Sectors with the largest share in employment in Finland in 2017 

  • Health & social care 16.51%
  • Manufacturing 13.12%
  • Wholesale & retail trade 11.38% 
  • Professional services 7.88%
  • Construction 7.14% 

Occupations with the largest share in employment in Finland in 2017:  

  • Care workers 7.35%
  • Sales workers 6.72%
  • Office associate professionals 6.57% 
  • Researchers & engineers 5.65%
  • Teaching professionals 5.47%

Sectors expected to have the strongest employment change over the period 2016-2030 in Finland:

  • Professional services 34.52%
  • Mining & quarrying 26.89%
  • ICT services 23.00% 
  • Wholesale & retail trade 14.29% 
  • Finance & insurance 13.67% 

Occupations expected to have the largest numbers of job openings in Finland over the period 2016-2030:

  • Office associate professionals 162,659
  • Office professionals 127,403
  • Legal & social associate professionals 124,144
  • Care workers 121,615
  • Drivers & vehicle operators 110,901

Employment share of occupations (%) in Finland in 2017

Education profile (%) of the working age population for educational level possessed in Finland

Age profile (%) of the working age population in Finland

Usual range of monthly gross income in Finland in 2016

Future employment growth (% change) across occupations in Finland in 2016-2030

Future needs (total job openings) by occupation in Finland in 2016-2030