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

Commodity group 2020 The price impact of the tax changes per year, percentage point
June
HICP HICP-CT
Annual change (%) Annual change (%)
0 CONSUMER PRICE INDEX 0.04 -0.10 0.14
01 FOOD AND NON-ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES 2.40 2.22 0.18
02 ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES AND TOBACCO 3.40 1.00 2.40
03 CLOTHING AND FOOTWEAR -0.72 -0.72 0.00
04 HOUSING, WATER, ELECTRICITY, GAS AND OTHER FUELS 0.60 0.59 0.01
05 FURNISHINGS, HOUSEHOLD EQUIPMENT AND ROUTINE HOUSEHOLD MAINTENANCE -1.75 -1.75 0.00
06 HEALTH -0.22 -0.22 0.00
07 TRANSPORT -3.03 -3.02 -0.01
08 COMMUNICATION 0.17 0.17 0.00
09 RECREATION AND CULTURE -0.32 -0.32 0.00
10 EDUCATION 0.42 0.42 0.00
11 RESTAURANTS AND HOTELS -0.54 -0.55 0.01
12 MISCELLANEOUS GOODS AND SERVICES 1.08 1.08 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 14.7.2020

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Consumer price index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-0254. June 2020, Appendix table 7. Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices 2015=100 by commodity groups . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 21.6.2021].
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