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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)
11/2018-01/2019 02-04/2019 05-07/2019 08-10/2019 10/2019
A-X Whole economy 4.8 3.7 3.6 3.2 3.5
B-E Total industry 3.4 1.9 2.9 2.9 3.8
F Construction 5.3 5.9 1.8 1.1 2.2
G Wholesale and retail trade 3.1 2.5 2.3 2.2 2.7
HIJLMNRS Other service activities total 5.2 4.9 4.5 4.1 4.2
K Financial and insurance activities 3.0 2.4 2.9 3.7 1.8
P Education, excl. public sector 2.3 2.8 2.8 2.2 -0.3
Q Health and social work, excl. public sector 7.1 5.8 7.5 6.2 7.2
OPQ Public sector 5.8 3.4 3.3 2.7 2.8
Private sector 5.0 4.1 4.0 3.7 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 13.12.2019

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Wage and salary indices [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-6125. October 2019, 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: 15.7.2020].
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