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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)
05-07/2016 08-10/2016 11-01/2017 02-04/2017 04/2017
A-X Whole economy 1.0 2.1 2.4 1.8 0.5
B-E Total industry -1.4 -0.3 0.3 0.2 -1.1
F Construction 5.5 7.4 8.1 8.2 1.1
G Wholesale and retail trade 1.1 1.7 2.3 1.6 2.6
HIJLMNRS Other service activities total 2.3 3.9 4.3 4.5 3.1
K Financial and insurance activities 2.2 3.2 4.1 0.0 -2.3
P Education, excl. public sector -1.0 -1.2 -1.3 -0.9 -1.6
Q Health and social work, excl. public sector 4.9 5.8 3.2 2.2 0.7
OPQ Public sector -0.5 0.2 0.1 -1.1 -1.9
Private sector 1.8 3.1 3.7 3.5 1.7
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 12.06.2017

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Wage and salary indices [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-6125. April 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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