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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) Year-on-year change in the latest month, % 1)
10-12/2015 01-03/2016 04-06/2016 07-09/2016 01-09/2016 09/2016
A-X Whole economy 0.8 1.0 1.3 3.0 1.7 4.7
B-E Total industry -0.7 -1.6 -1.9 1.5 -0.7 5.1
F Construction 4.6 4.0 6.6 10.1 7.1 17.3
G Wholesale and retail trade -0.5 1.0 1.8 2.4 1.7 3.1
HIJLMNRS Other service activities total 2.2 2.6 2.7 4.6 3.3 6.5
K Financial and insurance activities 2.3 2.3 2.6 3.2 2.7 3.4
P Education, excl. public sector -1.6 -1.5 -1.0 -0.6 -1.0 -0.2
Q Health and social work, excl. public sector 3.7 6.0 5.1 6.9 6.0 7.6
OPQ Public sector -0.8 -0.4 -0.3 0.0 -0.2 -0.4
Private sector 1.7 1.7 2.1 4.4 2.7 7.3
1) Year-on-year change compares the value for an examined time period to the value for the corresponding time period twelve months back.

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Updated 11.11.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Wage and salary indices [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-6125. September 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: 16.4.2021].
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