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Appendix table 7. Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices 2015=100 by commodity groups

Commodity group 2019 The price impact of the tax changes per year, percentage point
June
HICP HICP-CT
Annual change (%) Annual change (%)
0 CONSUMER PRICE INDEX 1.13 0.90 0.23
01 FOOD AND NON-ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES 1.08 0.85 0.23
02 ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES AND TOBACCO 3.44 -0.25 3.69
03 CLOTHING AND FOOTWEAR -1.60 -1.60 0.00
04 HOUSING, WATER, ELECTRICITY, GAS AND OTHER FUELS 3.26 3.25 0.01
05 FURNISHINGS, HOUSEHOLD EQUIPMENT AND ROUTINE HOUSEHOLD MAINTENANCE 1.03 1.03 0.00
06 HEALTH 0.79 0.79 0.00
07 TRANSPORT 0.17 0.36 -0.19
08 COMMUNICATION 0.14 0.14 0.00
09 RECREATION AND CULTURE -0.96 -0.96 0.00
10 EDUCATION 1.20 1.20 0.00
11 RESTAURANTS AND HOTELS 2.07 1.99 0.08
12 MISCELLANEOUS GOODS AND SERVICES 1.36 1.36 0.00
1) HICP=Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices, HICP-CT=Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices at Constant Taxes
2) The price impact of the tax changes per year=The year-on-year change in HICP-CT (tax rate considered in relation to the reference period) is reduced from the year-on-year change in HICP

Source: Consumer Price Index, Statistics Finland

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Updated 15.7.2019

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Consumer price index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-0254. June 2019, Appendix table 7. Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices 2015=100 by commodity groups . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 11.12.2019].
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