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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)
07-09/2016 10-12/2016 01-03/2017 04-06/2017 06/2017
A-X Whole economy 2.4 1.7 2.3 2.1 2.7
B-E Total industry 1.3 -1.3 0.6 2.6 6.2
F Construction 8.9 4.8 11.3 8.6 15.2
G Wholesale and retail trade 1.7 2.1 0.9 2.4 2.7
HIJLMNRS Other service activities total 3.8 3.7 4.6 4.4 5.6
K Financial and insurance activities 2.9 3.6 2.7 0.8 1.9
P Education, excl. public sector -1.0 -1.5 -0.8 -1.2 -1.0
Q Health and social work, excl. public sector 6.1 3.8 2.9 3.3 3.9
OPQ Public sector 0.0 -0.1 -0.4 -2.3 -5.2
Private sector 3.7 2.4 4.0 4.5 7.1
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 11.8.2017

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