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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
December
HICP HICP-CT
Annual change (%) Annual change (%)
0 CONSUMER PRICE INDEX 0.18 -0.13 0.31
01 FOOD AND NON-ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES 0.18 0.00 0.18
02 ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES AND TOBACCO 3.29 1.21 2.08
03 CLOTHING AND FOOTWEAR -1.36 -1.37 0.01
04 HOUSING, WATER, ELECTRICITY, GAS AND OTHER FUELS -0.36 -0.37 0.01
05 FURNISHINGS, HOUSEHOLD EQUIPMENT AND ROUTINE HOUSEHOLD MAINTENANCE -1.29 -1.29 0.00
06 HEALTH 0.69 0.69 0.00
07 TRANSPORT -0.79 -1.98 1.19
08 COMMUNICATION 2.71 2.71 0.00
09 RECREATION AND CULTURE -0.44 -0.44 0.00
10 EDUCATION 1.05 1.05 0.00
11 RESTAURANTS AND HOTELS 1.01 0.99 0.02
12 MISCELLANEOUS GOODS AND SERVICES 1.71 1.71 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 14.01.2021

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Consumer price index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-0254. December 2020, Appendix table 7. Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices 2015=100 by commodity groups . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 14.5.2021].
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