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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)
03-05/2016 06-08/2016 09-11/2016 12/16-02/17 02/2017
A-X Whole economy 1.5 1.3 2.0 2.0 1.8
B-E Total industry -1.9 -1.0 0.3 0.3 0.9
F Construction 7.0 5.9 7.7 8.9 9.8
G Wholesale and retail trade 1.9 1.4 2.0 1.9 1.3
HIJLMNRS Other service activities total 3.2 2.8 4.0 4.4 4.4
K Financial and insurance activities 2.9 2.2 3.0 4.3 3.5
P Education, excl. public sector -1.0 -1.1 -1.5 -1.0 -0.9
Q Health and social work, excl. public sector 6.6 5.7 4.8 3.4 3.3
OPQ Public sector -0.3 0.0 0.1 -0.7 -1.3
Private sector 2.3 2.0 3.0 3.5 3.7
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 12.04.2017

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Wage and salary indices [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-6125. February 2017, 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: 14.11.2019].
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