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Latest publication: Quarterly local government finances 2020, 4th 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
2020 Change, % 2020 Change, %
Income statement:        
Operating revenue total 2 666 0,6 4 584 0,2
Sales revenue 1 087 1,2 4 189 0,5
Fees and charges 337 -8,5 174 -2,7
Subsidies and grants received 147 8,0 43 -28,1
Other operating revenue 1 095 2,2 178 5,1
Change in inventories of finished goods and of work in progress (+/-) 0   -1 -335,3
Production for own use 43 11,7 1 -9,8
Operating expenses total 10 543 1,8 4 321 2,8
Personnel expenses 3 214 1,3 1 782 2,8
Purchases of customer services 3 729 3,6 573 -1,1
Purchases of other services 1 680 0,5 1 050 4,1
Materials, supplies and goods 431 -4,9 535 0,9
Allowances and grants 518 3,8 84 22,9
Other operating expenses 971 1,6 296 5,3
= Operating margin (+/-) -7 834 2,2 265 -29,7
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, 1st quarter 2020, Statistics Finland

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Updated 22.05.2020

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