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Latest publication: Quarterly local government finances 2018, 4th quarter

Appendix table 2. Quarterly data on the finances of municipalities and joint municipal authorities in Mainland Finland (incl. internal items), EUR million 1)

  2nd quarter
Municipalities Joint municipal authorities
2017 Change, % 2017 Change, %
Income statement:        
Operating revenue total 5 636 -4,6 7 801 7,1
Sales revenue 2 370 -9,8 7 137 7,1
Fees and charges 835 -4,2 314 11,5
Subsidies and grants received 240 -37,2 84 1,7
Other operating revenue 2 191 8,2 266 4,8
Change in inventories of finished goods and of work in progress (+/-) 0 -100,0 0 -127,2
Production for own use 119 -13,3 2 -21,9
Operating expenses total 19 950 -2,7 7 286 8,7
Personnel expenses 6 647 -8,3 3 334 4,4
Purchases of customer services 6 311 6,9 875 14,8
Purchases of other services 3 235 -3,6 1 631 10,1
Materials, supplies and goods 952 -1,3 882 8,3
Allowances and grants 1 030 -20,3 98 4,6
Other operating expenses 1 776 1,8 466 31,6
= Operating margin (+/-) -14 196 -1,9 518 -11,4
1) Data include local government enterprises and internal items between different functions of the municipality/joint municipal authority. Operating expenses include expenses from production for own use. Changes are calculated compared to the previous year.

Source: Quarterly local government finances, 2nd quarter 2017, Statistics Finland

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Updated 25.08.2017

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Quarterly local government finances [e-publication].
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