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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)
05-07/2019 08-10/2019 11/2019-01/2020 02-04/2020 04/2020
A-X Whole economy 3.8 3.5 2.4 0.1 -3.2
B-E Total industry 3.0 3.0 1.9 -2.7 -6.2
F Construction 1.9 1.3 2.4 1.1 4.8
G Wholesale and retail trade 2.4 2.2 2.2 0.1 -4.6
HIJLMNRS Other service activities total 4.8 4.4 3.8 0.0 -5.5
K Financial and insurance activities 2.6 3.3 1.7 4.0 4.2
P Education, excl. public sector 2.8 2.2 2.7 0.4 -3.5
Q Health and social work, excl. public sector 8.1 7.4 6.8 4.0 -1.6
OPQ Public sector 3.6 3.1 0.3 0.9 -1.1
Private sector 4.2 3.9 3.4 -0.1 -3.9
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 12.6.2020

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Wage and salary indices [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-6125. April 2020, 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: 30.6.2022].
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