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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)

  1st quarter
Municipalities Joint municipal authorities
2019 Change, % 2019 Change, %
Income statement:        
Operating revenue total 2 659 -1,7 4 543 9,2
Sales revenue 1 083 -9,4 4 144 8,8
Fees and charges 369 -1,9 180 14,2
Subsidies and grants received 137 38,8 62 29,8
Other operating revenue 1 070 3,4 157 5,2
Change in inventories of finished goods and of work in progress (+/-) 0   0 -186,5
Production for own use 38 2,7 2 7,3
Operating expenses total 10 362 4,2 4 167 8,3
Personnel expenses 3 173 0,5 1 735 5,4
Purchases of customer services 3 607 9,0 576 9,9
Purchases of other services 1 681 4,8 990 14,7
Materials, supplies and goods 454 -2,5 529 2,0
Allowances and grants 497 0,5 69 40,9
Other operating expenses 950 4,0 268 7,7
= Operating margin (+/-) -7 664 6,4 378 20,5
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 2019, Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.05.2019

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