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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)
01-03/2018 04-06/2018 07-09/2018 10-12/2018 12/2018
A-X Whole economy 4.4 4.6 4.3 4.6 2.6
B-E Total industry 5.0 3.8 3.5 3.6 1.0
F Construction 7.6 6.2 6.0 6.0 -1.6
G Wholesale and retail trade 3.0 3.0 3.5 3.1 2.0
HIJLMNRS Other service activities total 6.3 6.4 5.7 5.3 3.0
K Financial and insurance activities 0.8 4.9 0.4 5.5 2.8
P Education, excl. public sector 0.1 1.1 0.7 2.0 1.0
Q Health and social work, excl. public sector 3.6 7.1 5.1 6.0 4.4
OPQ Public sector 2.1 2.9 3.1 4.1 4.7
Private sector 5.9 5.6 5.2 5.0 2.1
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 13.2.2019

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Wage and salary indices [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-6125. December 2018, 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: 28.6.2022].
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