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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)
05-07/2015 08-10/2015 11/15-01/16 02-04/2016 04/2016
A-X Whole economy 0,6 -0,1 0,8 2,5 2,5
B-E Total industry -1,0 -1,4 -0,8 -1,1 -1,8
F Construction 3,9 -0,3 4,3 8,5 9,9
G Wholesale and retail trade 0,2 -0,2 -0,4 2,9 3,5
HIJLMNRS Other service activities total 2,1 1,1 2,2 4,4 4,6
K Financial and insurance activities 1,4 1,9 2,5 3,6 4,0
P Education, excl. public sector -0,8 -2,2 -1,3 -1,0 -0,7
Q Health and social work, excl. public sector 2,2 2,1 4,5 9,1 8,6
OPQ Public sector -0,3 -1,0 -1,0 0,4 0,2
Private sector 1,3 0,4 1,7 3,5 3,6
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 10.6.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Wage and salary indices [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-6125. April 2016, 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: 24.8.2019].
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