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Latest publication: Wage and salary indices 2019, January

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 (only in Finnish).

Revision of annual changes in wages and salaries sum in main industries 1)

Industry 2011 2012
11 12 01 02 03
Whole economy (A-X) 1st release, % 4,8 3,8 7,6 5,9 5,7
Latest release
(2012-06-11), %
4,1 3,6 7,1 5,5 5,6
Revision, percentage point -0,7 -0,2 -0,5 -0,4 -0,1
Manufacturing (BCDE) 1st release, % 1,9 3,5 5,8 2,8 1,7
Latest release
(2012-06-11), %
2,2 3,4 5,8 2,8 1,7
Revision, percentage point 0,3 -0,1 0,0 0,0 0,0
Construction (F) 1st release, % 9,6 7,5 13,0 11,6 17,2
Latest release
(2012-06-11), %
7,7 7,1 11,3 10,2 16,6
Revision, percentage point -1,9 -0,4 -1,7 -1,4 -0,6
Trade (G) 1st release, % 5,2 4,0 5,8 5,6 4,8
Latest release
(2012-06-11), %
4,5 3,7 5,2 5,3 4,7
Revision, percentage point -0,7 -0,3 -0,6 -0,3 -0,1
Other services (HIJLMNRS) 1st release, % 5,6 3,8 6,7 6,2 5,8
Latest release
(2012-06-11), %
4,6 3,9 6,0 5,9 6,0
Revision, percentage point -1,0 0,1 -0,7 -0,3 0,2
Financial intermediation (K) 1st release, % 3,2 4,8 8,8 2,8 0,5
Latest release
(2012-06-11), %
2,4 4,5 8,3 2,3 0,5
Revision, percentage point -0,8 -0,3 -0,5 -0,5 0,0
Public sector (OPQ) 1st release, % 3,5 1,8 7,7 5,2 5,9
Latest release
(2012-06-11), %
3,5 1,7 8,2 5,4 5,9
Revision, percentage point 0,0 -0,1 0,5 0,2 0,0
Education (P) excl. public sector 1st release, % 2,2 1,2 3,3 3,4 6,3
Latest release
(2012-06-11), %
2,0 1,7 2,9 3,2 6,5
Revision, percentage point -0,2 0,5 -0,4 -0,2 0,2
Health and social work (Q) excl. public sector 1st release, % 7,1 6,3 10,5 12,6 10,7
Latest release
(2012-06-11), %
6,3 6,0 10,3 12,1 10,6
Revision, percentage point -0,8 -0,3 -0,2 -0,5 -0,1
1) The 1st release refers to the time when data for the reference period were released for the first time. The revision describes the difference of annual change percentages between the first and latest release.

Revision of long-term annual changes in wages and salaries sum in main industries

Industry Year Average 1) Average for absolute values 2)
Whole economy (A-X) 2009 -0,9 0,9
2010 -0,7 0,7
Manufacturing (BCDE) 2009 -0,5 0,5
2010 -0,3 0,3
Construction (F) 2009 -1,4 1,5
2010 -1,8 1,8
Trade (G) 2009 -0,8 0,8
2010 -1,0 1,0
Other services (HIJLMNRS) 2009 -0,8 0,8
2010 -0,9 0,9
Financial intermediation (K) 2009 -0,5 0,5
2010 -0,7 0,7
Public sector (OPQ) 2009 -0,9 1,1
2010 0,0 0,2
Education (P) excl. public sector 2009 0,0 0,4
2010 -0,8 0,8
Health and social work (Q) excl. public sector 2009 -0,6 0,7
2010 -0,9 0,9
1) Average for data revised between the first and seventh release in the statistical reference year.
2) Average for absolute values of differences between the first and seventh release.

Source: Wage and salary indices, Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Henri Luomaranta 09 1734 3595, palvelut.suhdanne@stat.fi

Director in charge: Hannele Orjala


Updated 11.6.2012

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Wage and salary indices [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-6125. April 2012, Revisions in these statistics . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 19.6.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/ktps/2012/04/ktps_2012_04_2012-06-11_rev_001_en.html