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

Latest publication: Turnover of trade 2019, August

Appendix table 1. Year-on-year change in turnover in trade industries, % (TOL 2008)

Year-on-year change by quarter, % 1) Cumulative year-on-year
change, % 1)
Year-on-year
change in the latest month, % 1)
10-12/2015 01-03/2016 04-06/2016 07-09/2016 01-09/2016 09/2016
Total trade (G)               
-1.2 -0.9 2.1 0.9 0.7 2.2
Motor vehicle trade (45)
7.0 7.1 13.6 8.4 9.8 10.3
Wholesale trade (46)      
-3.9 -3.0 -0.1 -1.2 -1.4 -0.4
Retail trade (47)             
0.6 -0.6 1.4 1.5 0.8 3.3
Daily consumer goods
trade (4711, 472)
2)
-0.8 0.6 0.5 0.2 0.4 3.0
Department store trade (4719) 3) 0.0 -0.9 3.9 4.9 2.7 4.2
1) Year-on-year change compares the value for an examined time period to the value for the corresponding time period twelve months back.
2) According to the Structural business and financial statement statistics, the share of daily consumer goods (4711, 472) of turnover in retail trade was 48.9 per cent in 2014.
3) According to the Structural business and financial statement statistics, the share of retail sale in department stores (4719) of turnover in retail trade was 11.4 per cent in 2014.

Source: Turnover of trade, Statistics Finland

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Updated 15.11.2016

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Turnover of trade [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-0939. September 2016, Appendix table 1. Year-on-year change in turnover in trade industries, % (TOL 2008) . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 14.10.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/klv/2016/09/klv_2016_09_2016-11-15_tau_001_en.html