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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)
06-08/2016 09-11/2016 12/2016-02/2017 03-05/2017 05/2017
A-X Whole economy 1.4 2.3 2.3 2.0 3.3
B-E Total industry -1.0 0.3 0.3 0.6 2.4
F Construction 5.9 7.7 8.6 7.6 8.9
G Wholesale and retail trade 1.4 2.0 1.8 1.3 2.5
HIJLMNRS Other service activities total 2.8 4.1 4.3 4.3 4.7
K Financial and insurance activities 2.5 3.1 4.5 0.0 3.5
P Education, excl. public sector -1.0 -1.4 -1.0 -1.2 -1.3
Q Health and social work, excl. public sector 5.5 4.7 3.2 2.8 4.9
OPQ Public sector 0.0 0.1 -0.4 -0.5 1.1
Private sector 2.2 3.4 3.7 3.6 4.9
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 11.7.2017

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Wage and salary indices [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-6125. May 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: 17.11.2019].
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