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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
2018 Change, % 2018 Change, %
Income statement:        
Operating revenue total 2 602 2,1 4 039 3,6
Sales revenue 1 098 -0,9 3 701 3,5
Fees and charges 376 -6,8 149 -2,3
Subsidies and grants received 99 -2,8 48 28,3
Other operating revenue 1 030 10,1 142 5,1
Change in inventories of finished goods and of work in progress (+/-) 0   0 -382,4
Production for own use 37 -10,9 2 17,4
Operating expenses total 9 828 2,5 3 713 4,5
Personnel expenses 3 157 -1,5 1 645 3,5
Purchases of customer services 3 225 5,5 429 6,7
Purchases of other services 1 590 4,5 828 4,6
Materials, supplies and goods 465 0,6 519 6,0
Allowances and grants 495 0,8 49 9,8
Other operating expenses 896 5,0 243 3,5
= Operating margin (+/-) -7 188 2,7 328 -6,3
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 2018, Statistics Finland

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Updated 25.05.2018

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