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 (2018-02-13)
HIJLMNRS Other service activities total 06/2017 6.5 6.8 0.3
07/2017 7.2 6.1 -1.1
08/2017 7.7 7.0 -0.7
09/2017 5.5 5.0 -0.5
10/2017 7.5 7.2 -0.3
H Transportation and storage 06/2017 7.4 7.3 -0.1
07/2017 7.4 7.5 0.1
08/2017 7.6 7.4 -0.2
09/2017 5.4 5.2 -0.2
10/2017 9.8 9.7 -0.1
I Accommodation and food service activities 06/2017 8.3 7.3 -1.0
07/2017 3.9 2.6 -1.3
08/2017 6.9 5.6 -1.3
09/2017 6.0 5.1 -0.9
10/2017 4.3 4.1 -0.2
J Information and communication 06/2017 5.5 7.7 2.2
07/2017 4.8 4.3 -0.5
08/2017 5.2 5.7 0.5
09/2017 2.6 2.7 0.1
10/2017 3.9 3.9 0.0
L=68 Real estate activities 06/2017 4.1 4.5 0.4
07/2017 5.7 4.2 -1.5
08/2017 7.0 6.5 -0.5
09/2017 4.3 4.2 -0.1
10/2017 5.7 5.4 -0.3
M Professional, scientific and technical activities 06/2017 8.4 8.0 -0.4
07/2017 16.1 11.7 -4.4
08/2017 10.7 8.2 -2.5
09/2017 5.9 4.1 -1.8
10/2017 7.9 6.6 -1.3
N Administrative and support services activities 06/2017 9.0 8.5 -0.5
07/2017 9.7 8.6 -1.1
08/2017 10.0 9.1 -0.9
09/2017 11.2 10.8 -0.4
10/2017 14.3 13.9 -0.4
R Arts, entertainment and recreation 06/2017 -0.5 -1.3 -0.8
07/2017 2.0 1.7 -0.3
08/2017 8.0 7.6 -0.4
09/2017 6.0 5.6 -0.4
10/2017 3.6 3.8 0.2
S Other service activities 06/2017 3.3 2.6 -0.7
07/2017 1.2 -0.7 -1.9
08/2017 3.5 1.9 -1.6
09/2017 2.0 0.4 -1.6
10/2017 5.2 4.5 -0.7
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 2014 -0.7 0.7
2015 -0.8 0.8
2016 -0.9 0.9
H Transportation and storage 2014 -0.1 0.4
2015 -0.4 0.4
2016 -0.4 0.5
I Accommodation and food service activities 2014 -0.8 0.8
2015 -0.5 0.8
2016 -0.7 0.7
J Information and communication 2014 -0.3 0.5
2015 -0.5 0.5
2016 -0.6 0.7
L=68 Real estate activities 2014 -0.8 0.9
2015 -1.6 1.6
2016 -1.6 1.6
M Professional, scientific and technical activities 2014 -2.0 2.0
2015 -2.0 2.0
2016 -2.1 2.1
N Administrative and support services activities 2014 -1.1 1.2
2015 -0.8 0.8
2016 -1.2 1.2
R Arts, entertainment and recreation 2014 -0.6 0.8
2015 -0.4 0.6
2016 -0.7 0.8
S Other service activities 2014 -0.7 1.0
2015 -1.2 1.2
2016 -0.8 0.8
1) In 2014 and 2015, the average was calculated from data revised between the first and seventh release months in the statistical reference year. The average for 2016 was calculated upon completion of the data for the first and last release months in the statistical reference year, when the official structural business and financial statement statistics are also published.
2) In 2014 to 2015, the average was calculated from the absolute values of differences between the first and seventh release months. The average for 2016 was calculated from the absolute values of differences between the first and last release months in the statistical reference year, when the official structural business and financial statement statistics are also published.

Source: Turnover of service industries, Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Aki Niskanen 029 551 2657, Katja Liukkonen 029 551 3515, palvelut.suhdanne@stat.fi

Director in charge: Sami Saarikivi


Updated 13.2.2018

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Turnover of service industries [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-0998. November 2017, Revisions in these statistics . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 26.2.2018].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/plv/2017/11/plv_2017_11_2018-02-13_rev_001_en.html

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