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Appendix table 5. Seasonally adjusted labour costs, Labour Cost Index 2012=100

  2014/3* 2014/4* Whole year 2014* 2015/1* 2015/2* 2015/3* 2015/4* Whole year 2015* 2016/1*
Industry code Standard Industrial Classification                  
B-S Total,private sector 103,4 103,9 103,4 104,8 105,1 105,0 105,2 105,0 105,3
B-E Industry 103,4 103,7 103,3 104,9 104,7 105,5 106,0 105,3 106,3
C Manufacturing 102,3 102,6 102,8 104,7 104,3 105,1 105,7 104,9 106,0
10, 11 Food industry 103,1 103,5 103,2 105,5 106,4 105,4 105,5 105,7 105,6
16, 17 Forest industry 105,0 107,0 106,0 110,8 110,1 110,0 110,3 110,3 113,4
19-22 Chemical industry 104,1 108,6 104,9 105,7 105,9 106,4 104,2 105,5 108,2
24-30 Metal industry 100,0 99,9 101,4 102,6 103,4 105,3 106,2 104,4 106,1
F Construction 107,2 105,7 106,2 107,8 107,0 106,1 107,2 107,0 107,0
G-N Services of the business economy 103,3 104,1 103,4 104,7 105,8 104,5 104,8 105,0 106,2
G Wholesale and retail trade 103,8 103,0 103,8 104,7 107,1 103,1 104,1 104,8 107,7
H Transportation and storage 102,8 104,7 103,2 102,0 105,1 103,5 102,5 103,3 105,5
J Information and communication 101,9 105,7 104,0 108,7 110,0 106,3 106,3 107,8 109,3
K Financial and insurance activities 106,7 107,0 106,3 107,4 107,7 108,0 108,3 107,8 108,8
State sector, J-R Total 104,8 105,0 105,1 105,1 105,0 105,7 106,2 105,5 107,0

Source: Wages, Salaries and Labour Costs, Statistics Finland

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Updated 9.6.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour cost index [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-3746. 1st quarter 2016, Appendix table 5. Seasonally adjusted labour costs, Labour Cost Index 2012=100 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 26.4.2019].
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