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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)
02-04/2016 05-07/2016 08-10/2016 11/16-01/17 01/2017
A-X Whole economy 1.8 1.0 2.1 2.4 2.7
B-E Total industry -1.4 -1.4 -0.3 0.3 0.2
F Construction 6.8 5.5 7.4 8.1 11.8
G Wholesale and retail trade 2.1 1.1 1.8 2.2 2.3
HIJLMNRS Other service activities total 3.4 2.3 3.8 4.3 4.6
K Financial and insurance activities 3.1 2.2 3.2 3.9 5.1
P Education, excl. public sector -1.5 -1.0 -1.3 -1.2 -0.9
Q Health and social work, excl. public sector 7.0 5.1 6.1 3.3 3.7
OPQ Public sector 0.3 -0.5 0.1 0.1 0.2
Private sector 2.5 1.9 3.1 3.6 4.3
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 13.03.2017

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Wage and salary indices [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-6125. January 2017, 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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