A more recent publication of this set of statistics is available.

Latest publication: Turnover of service industries 2018, August

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 (2018-05-15)
HIJLMNRS Other service activities total 09/2017 5.5 5.0 -0.5
10/2017 7.5 7.1 -0.4
11/2017 8.1 7.1 -1.0
12/2017 3.6 3.9 0.3
01/2018 7.3 6.6 -0.7
H Transportation and storage 09/2017 5.4 5.1 -0.3
10/2017 9.8 9.5 -0.3
11/2017 9.0 8.4 -0.6
12/2017 3.8 3.5 -0.3
01/2018 9.8 9.5 -0.3
I Accommodation and food service activities 09/2017 6.0 6.0 0.0
10/2017 4.3 4.6 0.3
11/2017 8.5 8.6 0.1
12/2017 9.2 9.1 -0.1
01/2018 8.3 7.3 -1.0
J Information and communication 09/2017 2.6 3.0 0.4
10/2017 3.9 3.9 0.0
11/2017 3.9 3.0 -0.9
12/2017 2.8 3.3 0.5
01/2018 2.6 1.8 -0.8
L=68 Real estate activities 09/2017 4.3 4.0 -0.3
10/2017 5.7 4.5 -1.2
11/2017 7.1 5.4 -1.7
12/2017 0.1 1.4 1.3
01/2018 6.7 6.1 -0.6
M Professional, scientific and technical activities 09/2017 5.9 3.9 -2.0
10/2017 7.9 6.9 -1.0
11/2017 11.2 9.1 -2.1
12/2017 4.5 4.1 -0.4
01/2018 11.0 9.9 -1.1
N Administrative and support services activities 09/2017 11.2 10.8 -0.4
10/2017 14.3 13.4 -0.9
11/2017 11.8 10.5 -1.3
12/2017 5.7 5.9 0.2
01/2018 12.3 11.3 -1.0
R Arts, entertainment and recreation 09/2017 6.0 5.5 -0.5
10/2017 3.6 4.1 0.5
11/2017 7.3 7.0 -0.3
12/2017 1.9 3.6 1.7
01/2018 -2.3 -2.3 0.0
S Other service activities 09/2017 2.0 0.2 -1.8
10/2017 5.2 4.8 -0.4
11/2017 4.2 3.6 -0.6
12/2017 0.3 1.5 1.2
01/2018 4.3 3.5 -0.8
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

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Updated 15.5.2018

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Turnover of service industries [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-0998. February 2018, Revisions in these statistics . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 13.12.2018].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/plv/2018/02/plv_2018_02_2018-05-15_rev_001_en.html