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Latest publication: Index of turnover in industry 2019, May

Revisions in these statistics

The data of the statistics have become revised according to the table below. For more information about data revisions, see Section 3 of the quality description (only in Finnish).

Revision of annual changes in turnover in main industries 1)

Industry / Reference period Year-on-year change,% Revision, percentage point
1st release Latest release (2018-07-13)
B Mining and quarrying 11/2017 -1.5 -1.9 -0.4
12/2017 13.6 13.1 -0.5
01/2018 17.2 16.3 -0.9
02/2018 16.4 15.9 -0.5
03/2018 3.1 2.9 -0.2
C Manufacturing 11/2017 10.2 9.6 -0.6
12/2017 1.3 1.1 -0.2
01/2018 9.4 9.2 -0.2
02/2018 4.6 4.4 -0.2
03/2018 3.9 3.9 0.0
D Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply 11/2017 -6.6 -6.9 -0.3
12/2017 -2.9 -3.2 -0.3
01/2018 1.2 1.2 0.0
02/2018 14.6 14.5 -0.1
03/2018 23.8 23.6 -0.2
E Water supply; sewerage, waste management and remediation act 11/2017 6.5 6.3 -0.2
12/2017 3.9 3.7 -0.2
01/2018 8.3 8.3 0.0
02/2018 8.8 8.7 -0.1
03/2018 -0.3 -0.4 -0.1
10-11 Food industry 11/2017 4.0 3.9 -0.1
12/2017 -1.2 -1.3 -0.1
01/2018 7.7 7.0 -0.7
02/2018 0.8 0.6 -0.2
03/2018 3.0 3.1 0.1
13-15 Textile, clothing and leather industry 11/2017 6.5 4.8 -1.7
12/2017 -3.7 -3.1 0.6
01/2018 7.5 7.1 -0.4
02/2018 6.8 6.6 -0.2
03/2018 -6.2 -5.7 0.5
16-17 Forest industry 11/2017 8.6 8.5 -0.1
12/2017 2.0 2.0 0.0
01/2018 8.7 8.5 -0.2
02/2018 5.9 5.9 0.0
03/2018 -0.5 -0.5 0.0
19-22 Chemical industry 11/2017 6.4 6.4 0.0
12/2017 16.7 16.8 0.1
01/2018 15.1 15.0 -0.1
02/2018 -0.2 -0.3 -0.1
03/2018 6.5 6.5 0.0
24-30 Metal industry 11/2017 13.7 12.6 -1.1
12/2017 -3.4 -3.5 -0.1
01/2018 7.8 7.5 -0.3
02/2018 7.2 7.0 -0.2
03/2018 6.0 6.1 0.1
26-27 Electronic and electrical industry 11/2017 13.7 11.7 -2.0
12/2017 -2.3 -2.3 0.0
01/2018 3.4 3.4 0.0
02/2018 3.4 2.7 -0.7
03/2018 11.4 11.1 -0.3
13, 14, 17, 20, 21, 24-30 Manufacturing working on orders 11/2017 10.9 10.2 -0.7
12/2017 -0.3 -0.4 -0.1
01/2018 8.1 7.8 -0.3
02/2018 5.7 5.5 -0.2
03/2018 4.2 4.3 0.1
1) The 1st release refers to the time when data for the reference period were released for the first time. The revision describes the difference of annual change percentages between the first and latest release.

Revision of long-term annual changes in turnover in main industries

Industry Year Average 1) Average for absolute values 2)
B Mining and quarrying 2014 -0.2 1.2
2015 -0.1 1.1
2016 -0.1 0.8
C Manufacturing 2014 -0.3 0.4
2015 0.1 0.3
2016 0.1 0.3
D Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply 2014 -0.3 0.7
2015 -0.1 0.7
2016 -0.3 0.9
E Water supply; sewerage, waste management and remediation act 2014 0.4 1.2
2015 -0.2 0.7
2016 -0.5 0.6
10-11 Food industry 2014 -0.3 0.4
2015 -0.6 0.7
2016 -0.1 0.2
13-15 Textile, clothing and leather industry 2014 -0.1 0.9
2015 0.7 1.2
2016 -1.8 2.1
16-17 Forest industry 2014 -0.2 0.3
2015 0.0 0.1
2016 0.5 0.5
19-22 Chemical industry 2014 -0.1 0.3
2015 0.0 0.1
2016 0.1 0.4
24-30 Metal industry 2014 -0.6 0.7
2015 0.3 0.6
2016 0.1 0.4
26-27 Electronic and electrical industry 2014 -0.3 0.8
2015 1.1 1.3
2016 -0.2 0.3
13, 14, 17, 20, 21, 24-30 Manufacturing working on orders 2014 -0.4 0.5
2015 0.2 0.4
2016 0.1 0.4
1) In 2014 and 2015, the average was calculated from data revised between the first and seventh release months in the statistical reference year. The average for 2016 was calculated upon completion of the data for the first and last release months in the statistical reference year, when the official structural business and financial statement statistics are also published.
2) In 2014 to 2015, the average was calculated from the absolute values of differences between the first and seventh release months. The average for 2016 was calculated from the absolute values of differences between the first and last release months in the statistical reference year, when the official structural business and financial statement statistics are also published.

Source: Index of turnover in industry 2018, April, Statistics Finland

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Updated 13.7.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Index of turnover in industry [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-596X. April 2018, Revisions in these statistics . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 23.7.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tlv/2018/04/tlv_2018_04_2018-07-13_rev_001_en.html