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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)
07-09/2017 10-12/2017 01-03/2018 04-06/2018 06/2018
A-X Whole economy 1.2 3.3 4.1 4.6 4.3
B-E Total industry 0.1 2.9 5.0 3.9 3.2
F Construction 3.5 7.1 7.3 6.4 6.1
G Wholesale and retail trade 0.9 1.7 3.1 3.1 3.7
HIJLMNRS Other service activities total 4.3 5.6 6.2 6.6 5.9
K Financial and insurance activities 4.2 1.1 0.9 5.0 5.0
P Education, excl. public sector 0.5 1.2 1.3 2.6 3.3
Q Health and social work, excl. public sector 1.7 2.9 3.2 6.2 8.5
OPQ Public sector -2.2 0.7 1.6 2.7 2.3
Private sector 2.9 4.9 5.9 5.8 5.6
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 13.8.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Wage and salary indices [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-6125. June 2018, 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: 23.3.2019].
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