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Latest publication: Quarterly local government finances 2019, 2nd quarter

Appendix table 1. Financial statement estimate data (internal items eliminated) of municipalities and joint municipal authorities in Mainland Finland, EUR million 1)

  Municipalities Joint municipal authorities
2016 Change, % 2016 Change, %
Operating margin (+/-) -28 695 1,4 824 -5,5
Tax revenue 21 969 1,4    
Central government transfers to local government 8 775 7,1    
Financing income 589 -3,4 23 -33,7
Financing expenses 236 -12,3 113 -7,5
Annual contributing margin (+/-) 2 402 26,8 734 -6,4
Depreciations and reductions in value 2 047 -1,7 576 0,7
Extraordinary items (+/-) 265 -20,0 64 3509,9
Financial result for the accounting period (+/-) 620 331,5 222 3,8
Investment expenses total 3 357 -7,1 855 8,5
Loan stock, at the end of the quarter 16 039 3,4 3 148 3,5
1) Local government enterprises were combined to the data and internal items were eliminated. The data concerning 2016 are financial statement estimates. Changes are calculated compared to the previous year.

Source: Quarterly local government finances, 4th quarter 2016, Statistics Finland

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Updated 08.02.2017

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Quarterly local government finances [e-publication].
ISSN=2343-4139. 4th quarter 2016, Appendix table 1. Financial statement estimate data (internal items eliminated) of municipalities and joint municipal authorities in Mainland Finland, EUR million 1) . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 12.11.2019].
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