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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)
05-07/2020 08-10/2020 11/2020-01/2021 02-04/2021 04/2021
A-X Whole economy -3.1 -0.3 -0.7 2.9 5.9
B-E Total industry -3.5 -1.7 -0.8 4.4 5.8
F Construction -0.3 -0.9 -2.6 1.3 3.7
G Wholesale and retail trade -5.0 0.7 0.1 3.6 4.8
HIJLMNRS Other service activities total -8.5 -2.4 -4.1 -0.1 5.5
K Financial and insurance activities 1.1 0.8 1.7 3.7 7.4
P Education, excl. public sector -5.3 1.7 1.2 4.2 8.5
Q Health and social work, excl. public sector -2.4 4.7 6.2 5.1 11.5
OPQ Public sector 3.1 1.7 2.2 4.8 6.0
Private sector -5.0 -0.9 -1.7 2.5 5.9
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 14.6.2021

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Wage and salary indices [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-6125. April 2021, 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: 28.10.2021].
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