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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)
06-08/2015 09-11/2015 12/15-02/16 03-05/2016 05/2016
A-X Whole economy 0,5 0,5 1,1 1,7 1,1
B-E Total industry -0,7 -0,9 -0,4 -1,9 -1,9
F Construction 2,9 2,6 4,7 7,3 5,6
G Wholesale and retail trade 0,1 -0,4 0,2 2,3 1,4
HIJLMNRS Other service activities total 1,7 1,8 2,4 3,2 2,3
K Financial and insurance activities 1,3 2,3 1,9 3,3 2,2
P Education, excl. public sector -1,4 -1,8 -1,6 -1,1 -0,9
Q Health and social work, excl. public sector 1,9 3,5 5,0 7,8 5,9
OPQ Public sector -0,7 -0,8 -0,3 -0,2 -0,4
Private sector 1,3 1,2 2,0 2,6 1,9
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 11.7.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Wage and salary indices [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-6125. May 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: 19.7.2019].
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