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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)
11/2016-01/2017 02-04/2017 05-07/2017 08-10/2017 10/2017
A-X Whole economy 2.3 1.3 1.2 2.7 3.1
B-E Total industry 0.2 0.0 1.9 1.8 2.8
F Construction 7.7 7.0 6.4 6.3 5.7
G Wholesale and retail trade 2.2 0.5 0.8 1.4 1.8
HIJLMNRS Other service activities total 4.3 3.8 4.0 5.1 5.2
K Financial and insurance activities 3.9 -0.1 2.3 4.2 1.4
P Education, excl. public sector -1.1 -1.0 -1.7 -0.6 -0.6
Q Health and social work, excl. public sector 2.7 1.4 3.1 2.5 4.1
OPQ Public sector 0.1 -1.1 -3.6 0.6 1.4
Private sector 3.5 2.8 3.8 4.2 4.6
1) Annual 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 11.12.2017

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Wage and salary indices [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-6125. October 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: 6.12.2019].
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