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Latest publication: Index of wage and salary earnings 2018, 3rd quarter

Revisions in these statistics

The data of the statistics have become revised according to the table below. For more information about data revisions, see Section 3 of the quality description (in Finnish).

Revisions to data on annual changes in the index of wage and salary earnings 1)

Index 2011/1 2011/2 2011/3 2011/4 2012/1 2012/2
Index of wage and salary earnings 1st release, % 2,1 3,0 3,0 3,0 3,8 3,7
15.10.2012, % 2,2 2,9 2,9 2,9 3,8 3,7
Revision, percentage point 0,1 -0,1 -0,1 -0,1 0,0 0,0
Index of regular earnings 1st release, % 2,1 2,9 2,9 2,9 3,5 3,4
15.10.2012, % 2,0 2,7 2,7 2,7 3,5 3,4
Revision, percentage point -0,1 -0,2 -0,2 -0,2 0,0 0,0
1) 1st release refers to the point of time when data for the reference period were first published. Revision describes the difference on annual change percentages between the first and the latest release. Revision comprises both regular revision resulting from supplementation of data as well as revision due to the change of base year (2010=100).

Source: Index of wage and salary earnings 2012, 3rd quarter. Statistics Finland

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Updated 5.2.2013

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Index of wage and salary earnings [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7814. 3rd quarter 2012, Revisions in these statistics . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 19.11.2018].
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