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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)
12/2016-02/2017 03-05/2017 06-08/2017 09-11/2017 11/2017
A-X Whole economy 2.1 1.6 1.1 3.1 3.7
B-E Total industry 0.3 0.5 1.9 2.5 4.2
F Construction 8.3 6.8 6.2 6.2 8.2
G Wholesale and retail trade 1.7 0.5 0.7 2.2 3.6
HIJLMNRS Other service activities total 4.2 3.9 4.3 5.4 5.9
K Financial and insurance activities 4.0 -0.4 1.7 3.7 1.9
P Education, excl. public sector -0.8 -1.0 -1.2 -0.2 0.0
Q Health and social work, excl. public sector 2.7 2.1 2.0 2.7 3.5
OPQ Public sector -0.4 -0.5 -3.8 0.6 0.2
Private sector 3.6 3.1 3.8 4.6 5.8
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 12.1.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Wage and salary indices [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-6125. November 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: 14.10.2019].
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