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Appendix table 1. Year-on-year change in the sum of wages and salaries by industry and sector, % (TOL 2008 and S 2012)

  Year-on-year change by three-month period, % 1) Year-on-year change in the latest month, % 1)
04-06/2016 07-09/2016 10-12/2016 01-03/2017 03/2017
A-X Whole economy 1.2 2.4 1.6 2.4 2.5
B-E Total industry -1.9 1.3 -1.4 0.6 0.6
F Construction 6.4 8.8 4.5 11.9 14.2
G Wholesale and retail trade 1.6 1.6 1.9 1.5 0.9
HIJLMNRS Other service activities total 2.5 3.7 3.6 4.7 5.3
K Financial and insurance activities 2.5 2.9 3.6 2.7 -0.5
P Education, excl. public sector -1.0 -0.9 -1.6 -1.1 -0.9
Q Health and social work, excl. public sector 5.1 6.1 3.6 2.9 2.4
OPQ Public sector -0.3 0.1 -0.1 -0.4 -0.7
Private sector 2.0 3.7 2.3 4.3 4.7
1) Year-on-year change compares the value for an examined time period to the value for the corresponding time period twelve months back.

Source: Wage and salary indices, Statistics Finland

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Updated 12.05.2017

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Wage and salary indices [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-6125. March 2017, Appendix table 1. Year-on-year change in the sum of wages and salaries by industry and sector, % (TOL 2008 and S 2012) . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 22.4.2021].
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