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Latest publication: Volume index of industrial output 2019, August

Published: 30 December 2005

Industrial output declined by 1.6 per cent in November from October

According to Statistics Finland, seasonally adjusted industrial output was 1.6 per cent lower in November 2005 than in October. Seasonally adjusted volume of industrial output fell by 3.1 per cent year-on-year from November 2004. Output for the January to November period fell by 2.5 per cent from one year back.

Seasonally adjusted change in industrial output from previous month, %

Capacity utilisation rate in manufacturing was 86 per cent in November, which is 0.1 percentage point lower than in November 2004. In the pulp and paper industry, capacity utilisation rate was 96 per cent and in the metal industry 87 per cent. In the chemical industry, capacity utilisation rate was 81 per cent and in other manufacturing 82 per cent.

Revised data for November 2005 will be published at 9 am on 31 January 2006 in connection with the industrial output data for December 2005. Because of the method used, seasonally adjusted figures for previous months may change even if the original figures do not become revised. The seasonally adjusted figures will also be adjusted for working days.


Source: Volume Index of Industrial Output 2005, November. Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Mr Kari Rautio +358 9 1734 2479, volyymi.indeksi@stat.fi

Director in charge: Ms Hannele Orjala


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Last updated 30.12.2005

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Volume index of industrial output [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-9272. November 2005. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 19.10.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/ttvi/2005/11/ttvi_2005_11_2005-12-30_tie_001_en.html