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Appendix table 1. Year-on-year change in the sum of wages and salaries by industry and sector, % (TOL 2008 and S 2012)

  Year-on-year change by three-month period, % 1) Year-on-year change in the latest month, % 1)
03-05/2015 06-08/2015 09-11/2015 12/15-02/16 02/2016
A-X Whole economy 1,5 0,4 0,5 1,7 2,7
B-E Total industry 2,2 -0,6 -0,9 0,0 0,1
F Construction 2,9 2,9 2,7 6,0 6,9
G Wholesale and retail trade 0,2 0,0 -0,2 1,1 2,6
HIJLMNRS Other service activities total 2,4 1,6 1,8 3,2 4,1
K Financial and insurance activities 1,2 1,3 2,3 2,3 2,3
P Education, excl. public sector -0,5 -1,5 -1,8 -1,0 -1,5
Q Health and social work, excl. public sector 3,0 1,9 3,4 5,7 8,0
OPQ Public sector 0,6 -0,7 -0,8 -0,3 1,2
Private sector 2,3 1,2 1,3 2,7 3,6
1) Year-on-year change compares the value for an examined time period to the value for the corresponding time period twelve months back.

Source: Wage and salary indices, Statistics Finland

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Updated 13.4.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Wage and salary indices [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-6125. February 2016, Appendix table 1. Year-on-year change in the sum of wages and salaries by industry and sector, % (TOL 2008 and S 2012) . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 10.7.2020].
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