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Appendix table 2. Quarterly data on the finances of municipalities and joint municipal authorities in Mainland Finland (incl. internal items), EUR million 1)

  1st quarter
Municipalities Joint municipal authorities
2017 Change, % 2017 Change, %
Income statement:        
Operating revenue total 2 559 -5,8 3 926 9,0
Sales revenue 1 112 -7,0 3 604 9,2
Fees and charges 403 -3,4 151 12,0
Subsidies and grants received 108 -45,3 40 0,5
Other operating revenue 936 3,1 130 3,7
Change in inventories of finished goods and of work in progress (+/-) 0 -100,0 0 -72,2
Production for own use 42 -1,7 1 -1,1
Operating expenses total 9 614 -1,8 3 483 9,3
Personnel expenses 3 203 -8,0 1 589 4,4
Purchases of customer services 3 058 8,7 405 14,4
Purchases of other services 1 540 -1,7 789 9,4
Materials, supplies and goods 462 -1,7 442 18,8
Allowances and grants 491 -18,2 44 -0,8
Other operating expenses 860 0,4 214 23,5
= Operating margin (+/-) -7 013 -0,2 444 6,9
1) Data include local government enterprises and internal items between different functions of the municipality/joint municipal authority. Operating expenses include expenses from production for own use. Changes are calculated compared to the previous year.

Source: Quarterly local government finances, 1st quarter 2017, Statistics Finland

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Updated 26.05.2017

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