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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)

  2nd quarter
Municipalities Joint municipal authorities
2018 Change, % 2018 Change, %
Income statement:        
Operating revenue total 5 568 0,2 8 209 4,1
Sales revenue 2 336 -0,8 7 494 3,9
Fees and charges 761 -8,7 326 3,7
Subsidies and grants received 204 -8,9 96 18,3
Other operating revenue 2 267 5,6 293 6,5
Change in inventories of finished goods and of work in progress (+/-) 0   -1 -765,4
Production for own use 105 -11,4 3 32,5
Operating expenses total 20 378 2,2 7 804 5,8
Personnel expenses 6 521 -1,8 3 467 4,1
Purchases of customer services 6 646 5,2 945 8,0
Purchases of other services 3 351 3,6 1 719 6,4
Materials, supplies and goods 957 0,4 1 036 5,8
Allowances and grants 1 029 0,1 110 11,9
Other operating expenses 1 874 6,1 528 10,6
= Operating margin (+/-) -14 705 3,1 407 -20,7
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, 2nd quarter 2018, Statistics Finland

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Updated 31.08.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Quarterly local government finances [e-publication].
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