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

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

  3rd quarter
Municipalities Joint municipal authorities
2017 Change, % 2017 Change, %
Income statement:        
Operating revenue total 8 334 -5,6 11 742 8,7
Sales revenue 3 552 -9,5 10 769 8,7
Fees and charges 1 219 -4,6 464 13,4
Subsidies and grants received 304 -44,3 124 8,6
Other operating revenue 3 258 5,7 384 3,4
Change in inventories of finished goods and of work in progress (+/-) 0 -100,0 1 -372,5
Production for own use 233 -3,8 4 -4,8
Operating expenses total 29 689 -2,6 11 032 8,6
Personnel expenses 10 020 -9,0 5 014 4,8
Purchases of customer services 9 407 7,3 1 321 16,0
Purchases of other services 4 759 -0,2 2 394 10,8
Materials, supplies and goods 1 336 -1,7 1 426 7,7
Allowances and grants 1 510 -21,6 149 6,0
Other operating expenses 2 657 0,3 728 20,4
= Operating margin (+/-) -21 123 -1,3 715 10,0
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, 3rd quarter 2017, Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.11.2017

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