A more recent publication of this set of statistics is available.

Latest publication: Turnover of trade 2019, September

Revisions in these statistics

The data of the statistics have become revised according to the table below. For more information about data revisions, see Section 3 of the quality description (only in Finnish).

Revisions to data on annual changes in main industries 1)

Industry / time of publishing 2011 2012
10 11 12 01 02
G Wholesale and retail trade 1st release 8,7 7,6 2,4 12,5 11,4
Latest release (2012-05-14) 7,5 6,7 1,9 11,3 10,2
Revision -1,2 -0,9 -0,5 -1,2 -1,2
45 Wholesale and retailtrade and repair of motorvehicles and motorcycles 1st release 15,9 22,9 13,9 16,2 7,0
Latest release (2012-05-14) 12,1 21,7 11,7 17,4 8,3
Revision -3,8 -1,2 -2,2 1,2 1,3
46 Wholesale trade, except of motor vehicles and motorcycles 1st release 8,7 5,7 -0,9 13,4 13,5
Latest release (2012-05-14) 8,3 4,9 -0,9 11,9 11,2
Revision -0,4 -0,8 0,0 -1,5 -2,3
47 Retail trade, except of motor vehicles and motorcycles 1st release 5,4 5,3 4,6 9,0 9,0
Latest release (2012-05-14) 4,0 3,9 3,6 7,0 9,2
Revision -1,4 -1,4 -1,0 -2,0 0,2
Retail sale in non-specialised stores (4711, 472) 1st release 5,5 7,0 4,7 8,5 9,6
Latest release (2012-05-14) 4,1 5,7 4,4 6,7 10,0
Revision -1,4 -1,3 -0,3 -1,8 0,4
Department store trade (4719) 1st release 1,2 0,0 1,3 4,3 5,5
Latest release (2012-05-14) 1,6 0,0 1,6 4,4 6,1
Revision 0,4 0,0 0,3 0,1 0,6
1) The 1st release refers to the time when data for the reference period were released for the first time. The revision describes the difference of annual change percentages between the first and latest release.

Long-term revisions to data on annual changes in main industries

Industry Year Average 1) Average for absolute values 2)
G Wholesale and retail trade 2009 -0,1 0,8
2010 -0,3 0,9
45 Wholesale and retailtrade and repair of motorvehicles and motorcycles 2009 2,4 2,4
2010 -1,5 2,9
46 Wholesale trade, except of motor vehicles and motorcycles 2009 -0,4 1,2
2010 0,1 1,0
47 Retail trade, except of motor vehicles and motorcycles 2009 -0,5 1,0
2010 -0,6 0,8
Retail sale in non-specialised stores (4711, 472) 2009 0,1 0,6
2010 -0,3 0,7
Department store trade (4719) 2009 -0,6 0,7
2010 0,1 0,9
1) Average for data revised between the first and seventh release in the statistical reference year.
2) Average for absolute values of differences between the first and seventh release.

Source: Turnover of trade, Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Jarkko Niemistö 09 1734 2951, Tiina Talvio 09 1734 2698, palvelut.suhdanne@stat.fi

Director in charge: Hannele Orjala


Updated 14.05.2012

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Turnover of trade [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-0939. March 2012, Revisions in these statistics . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 20.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/klv/2012/03/klv_2012_03_2012-05-14_rev_001_en.html