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Latest publication: Turnover of service industries 2018, November

Revisions in these statistics

The data of the statistics have become revised according to the table below. For more information about data revisions, see Section 3 of the quality description (only in Finnish).

Revision of annual changes in turnover in main industries 1)

Industry / Reference period Year-on-year change,% Revision, percentage point
1st release Latest release (2015-09-14)
HIJLMNRS Other service activities total 01/2015 2,4 1,3 -1,1
02/2015 5,5 3,5 -2,0
03/2015 7,3 6,3 -1,0
04/2015 3,7 3,2 -0,5
05/2015 2,2 2,0 -0,2
H Transportation and storage 01/2015 -3,3 -3,9 -0,6
02/2015 -0,5 -1,7 -1,2
03/2015 3,1 2,7 -0,4
04/2015 -1,3 -1,6 -0,3
05/2015 -2,7 -2,8 -0,1
I Accommodation and food service activities 01/2015 1,4 1,2 -0,2
02/2015 6,1 3,1 -3,0
03/2015 1,8 1,1 -0,7
04/2015 1,3 1,4 0,1
05/2015 0,6 0,8 0,2
J Information and communication 01/2015 9,7 8,8 -0,9
02/2015 14,6 13,1 -1,5
03/2015 17,2 16,3 -0,9
04/2015 10,4 10,1 -0,3
05/2015 6,8 7,0 0,2
L=68 Real estate activities 01/2015 1,3 -0,3 -1,6
02/2015 3,7 1,7 -2,0
03/2015 5,0 3,1 -1,9
04/2015 4,1 3,4 -0,7
05/2015 2,7 2,0 -0,7
M Professional, scientific and technical activities 01/2015 1,8 -0,2 -2,0
02/2015 5,9 2,7 -3,2
03/2015 9,9 8,2 -1,7
04/2015 6,5 5,2 -1,3
05/2015 3,6 3,2 -0,4
N Administrative and support services activities 01/2015 0,4 -0,8 -1,2
02/2015 2,6 0,6 -2,0
03/2015 5,4 4,4 -1,0
04/2015 3,0 2,4 -0,6
05/2015 0,7 0,5 -0,2
R Arts, entertainment and recreation 01/2015 11,2 10,4 -0,8
02/2015 11,7 9,7 -2,0
03/2015 0,9 0,9 0,0
04/2015 1,3 1,4 0,1
05/2015 11,9 11,8 -0,1
S Other service activities 01/2015 0,0 -1,5 -1,5
02/2015 0,2 -2,5 -2,7
03/2015 2,1 1,1 -1,0
04/2015 -0,9 -1,0 -0,1
05/2015 -1,8 -1,8 0,0
1) The 1st release refers to the time when data for the reference period were released for the first time. The revision describes the difference of annual change percentages between the first and latest release.

Revision of long-term annual changes in turnover in main industries

Industry Year Average 1) Average for absolute values 2)
HIJLMNRS Other service activities total 2012 -0,8 0,8
2013 -0,8 0,8
2014 -0,7 0,7
H Transportation and storage 2012 -0,4 0,6
2013 -0,5 0,5
2014 -0,1 0,4
I Accommodation and food service activities 2012 -0,6 0,7
2013 -0,8 0,8
2014 -0,8 0,8
J Information and communication 2012 -0,7 0,7
2013 -0,6 0,7
2014 -0,3 0,5
L=68 Real estate activities 2012 -1,2 1,3
2013 -1,3 1,3
2014 -0,8 0,9
M Professional, scientific and technical activities 2012 -1,9 2,0
2013 -1,7 1,7
2014 -2,0 2,0
N Administrative and support services activities 2012 -0,6 0,7
2013 -0,4 0,6
2014 -1,1 1,2
R Arts, entertainment and recreation 2012 -0,1 0,5
2013 -0,3 0,6
2014 -0,6 0,8
S Other service activities 2012 -0,7 1,0
2013 -1,3 2,3
2014 -0,7 1,0
1) Average for data revised between the first and seventh release in the statistical reference year.
2) Average for absolute values of differences between the first and seventh release.

Source: Turnover of service industries, Statistics Finland

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Updated 14.9.2015

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Turnover of service industries [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-0998. June 2015, Revisions in these statistics . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 16.2.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/plv/2015/06/plv_2015_06_2015-09-14_rev_001_en.html