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Latest publication: Quarterly local government finances 2018, 2nd quarter

Appendix table 1. Financial statement estimate data (internal items eliminated) of municipalities and joint municipal authorities in Mainland Finland, EUR million 1)

  Municipalities Joint municipal authorities
2017 Change, % 2017 Change, %
Operating revenue total 7 180 -5,9 14 283 8,1
Operating expenses total 35 737 -2,1 13 503 8,6
Operating margin (+/-) -28 172 -1,0 787 -0,9
Tax revenue 22 424 2,0    
Central government transfers to local government 8 499 -3,3    
Financing income 672 16,0 27 19,8
Financing expenses 219 0,1 108 -4,4
Annual contributing margin (+/-) 3 204 18,9 706 0,3
Depreciations and reductions in value 2 139 1,1 598 0,7
Extraordinary items (+/-) 118 -62,3 15 -77,1
Financial result for the accounting period (+/-) 1 183 32,5 123 -29,5
Investment expenses total 3 448 -0,6 1 014 17,5
Loan stock, at the end of the quarter 15 992 -0,6 3 430 8,1
1) Local government enterprises were combined to the data and internal items were eliminated. The data concerning 2017 are financial statement estimates. Changes are calculated compared to the final financial statement data of the previous year.

Source: Quarterly local government finances, 4th quarter 2017, Statistics Finland

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Updated 07.02.2018

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