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Latest publication: Quarterly local government finances 2019, 3rd 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
2018 Change, % 2018 Change, %
Income statement:        
Operating revenue total 8 355 0,5 12 327 5,0
Sales revenue 3 512 -1,1 11 236 4,6
Fees and charges 1 121 -8,1 482 4,0
Subsidies and grants received 318 4,6 142 16,5
Other operating revenue 3 404 5,2 467 12,8
Change in inventories of finished goods and of work in progress (+/-) 0   -1 -159,7
Production for own use 174 -23,9 5 17,6
Operating expenses total 30 421 2,4 11 736 6,4
Personnel expenses 9 849 -1,7 5 203 3,8
Purchases of customer services 9 956 5,8 1 468 11,1
Purchases of other services 4 939 3,4 2 577 7,9
Materials, supplies and goods 1 334 0,0 1 528 7,2
Allowances and grants 1 527 1,2 169 13,6
Other operating expenses 2 815 5,2 790 8,2
= Operating margin (+/-) -21 892 3,3 595 -16,6
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 2018, Statistics Finland

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Updated 30.11.2018

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