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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)
07-09/2018 10-12/2018 01-03/2019 04-06/2019 06/2019
A-X Whole economy 4.5 5.0 3.9 3.7 1.7
B-E Total industry 3.5 3.8 1.4 3.2 0.6
F Construction 6.7 6.9 4.5 2.7 -4.6
G Wholesale and retail trade 3.7 3.4 1.5 3.0 1.7
HIJLMNRS Other service activities total 6.0 6.0 4.3 4.4 3.2
K Financial and insurance activities 0.2 5.6 3.2 1.7 3.9
P Education, excl. public sector 0.9 2.3 2.2 2.6 2.3
Q Health and social work, excl. public sector 5.9 7.1 7.7 5.9 5.4
OPQ Public sector 3.1 4.0 . . .
Private sector 5.5 5.7 3.7 4.1 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 13.9.2019

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Wage and salary indices [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-6125. June 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: 6.12.2019].
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