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Appendix table 7. Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices 2015=100 by commodity groups

Commodity group 2017 The price impact of the tax changes per year, percentage point
January
HICP HICP-CT
Annual change (%) Annual change (%)
0 CONSUMER PRICE INDEX 0.9 0.8 0.1
01 FOOD AND NON-ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES -2.4 -1.3 -1.2
02 ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES AND TOBACCO 3.5 0.6 2.9
03 CLOTHING AND FOOTWEAR -0.5 -0.5 0.0
04 HOUSING, WATER, ELECTRICITY, GAS AND OTHER FUELS 3.0 2.8 0.1
05 FURNISHINGS, HOUSEHOLD EQUIPMENT AND ROUTINE HOUSEHOLD MAINTENANCE 1.0 1.0 0.0
06 HEALTH 3.2 3.2 0.0
07 TRANSPORT 2.9 2.5 0.4
08 COMMUNICATION -1.6 -1.6 0.0
09 RECREATION AND CULTURE -1.2 -1.2 0.0
10 EDUCATION 1.4 1.4 0.0
11 RESTAURANTS AND HOTELS 1.4 1.4 0.0
12 MISCELLANEOUS GOODS AND SERVICES 0.1 0.1 0.0
1) HICP=Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices, HICP-CT=Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices at Constant Taxes
2) The price impact of the tax changes per year=The year-on-year change in HICP-CT (tax rate considered in relation to the reference period) is reduced from the year-on-year change in HICP

Source: Consumer Price Index, Statistics Finland

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Updated 20.2.2017

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Consumer price index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-0254. January 2017, Appendix table 7. Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices 2015=100 by commodity groups . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 21.7.2019].
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