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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)
04-06/2018 07-09/2018 10-12/2018 01-03/2019 03/2019
A-X Whole economy 4.8 4.4 5.0 3.7 2.7
B-E Total industry 3.9 3.6 3.8 1.9 -0.9
F Construction 6.6 6.5 6.8 4.2 6.7
G Wholesale and retail trade 3.2 3.8 3.6 1.4 0.4
HIJLMNRS Other service activities total 6.4 5.8 6.0 4.1 4.1
K Financial and insurance activities 4.8 0.3 5.7 3.2 3.2
P Education, excl. public sector 1.3 0.8 2.3 3.5 2.7
Q Health and social work, excl. public sector 8.2 5.5 6.4 7.2 7.7
OPQ Public sector 2.9 3.1 4.1 . .
Private sector 5.9 5.5 5.6 3.6 2.9
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 12.7.2019

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Wage and salary indices [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-6125. March 2019, 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: 15.11.2019].
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