The total turnover of the business services sectors in Finland increased by 4.7% in 2010 from the year before, reaching a total of EUR 18.3 billion. According to Statistics Finland, management consultancy had the strongest turnover growth with an 18% increase from the previous year. The turnover in health services and personnel services also increased by 11% and 10% increases respectively. Other growth sectors were cleaning services, accounting and book-keeping, advertising agencies, and legal services.
The total net profit ratio for all the business services companies was 4.3% and the gross profit ratio 5.1% from the business revenue. Both figures improved from the previous year. Profitability in terms of operating profit ratio was 9.1%, which was up by 0.1% from the previous year.
Source: Statistics Finland