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Latest publication: Index of turnover in industry 2019, January

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 (2019-01-15)
B Mining and quarrying 05/2018 9.2 8.6 -0.6
06/2018 16.6 15.6 -1.0
07/2018 21.7 21.1 -0.6
08/2018 4.1 4.3 0.2
09/2018 -3.4 -3.3 0.1
C Manufacturing 05/2018 7.2 7.0 -0.2
06/2018 3.5 2.9 -0.6
07/2018 7.0 6.6 -0.4
08/2018 8.9 8.8 -0.1
09/2018 7.6 7.4 -0.2
D Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply 05/2018 -0.1 0.5 0.6
06/2018 8.1 8.3 0.2
07/2018 19.3 18.7 -0.6
08/2018 15.7 16.0 0.3
09/2018 10.9 10.9 0.0
E Water supply; sewerage, waste management and remediation act 05/2018 5.5 5.1 -0.4
06/2018 3.5 3.4 -0.1
07/2018 15.3 14.7 -0.6
08/2018 6.6 6.2 -0.4
09/2018 -1.6 -2.4 -0.8
10-11 Food industry 05/2018 2.4 2.4 0.0
06/2018 -2.1 -2.3 -0.2
07/2018 4.4 3.5 -0.9
08/2018 1.5 1.5 0.0
09/2018 -1.7 -1.8 -0.1
13-15 Textile, clothing and leather industry 05/2018 0.6 0.2 -0.4
06/2018 -11.7 -12.1 -0.4
07/2018 -6.1 -6.7 -0.6
08/2018 -2.2 -2.2 0.0
09/2018 -0.8 -1.3 -0.5
16-17 Forest industry 05/2018 5.2 5.0 -0.2
06/2018 8.8 8.9 0.1
07/2018 11.6 11.2 -0.4
08/2018 9.1 8.8 -0.3
09/2018 3.6 3.5 -0.1
19-22 Chemical industry 05/2018 12.9 13.0 0.1
06/2018 8.4 8.6 0.2
07/2018 10.0 9.8 -0.2
08/2018 20.6 20.6 0.0
09/2018 19.3 19.2 -0.1
24-30 Metal industry 05/2018 7.2 6.5 -0.7
06/2018 0.9 -0.4 -1.3
07/2018 4.5 3.9 -0.6
08/2018 6.5 6.5 0.0
09/2018 7.9 7.8 -0.1
26-27 Electronic and electrical industry 05/2018 4.3 3.6 -0.7
06/2018 -4.2 -4.6 -0.4
07/2018 7.0 6.5 -0.5
08/2018 6.1 5.5 -0.6
09/2018 17.7 17.4 -0.3
13, 14, 17, 20, 21, 24-30 Manufacturing working on orders 05/2018 5.9 5.4 -0.5
06/2018 2.1 1.4 -0.7
07/2018 5.3 4.8 -0.5
08/2018 7.9 7.8 -0.1
09/2018 8.2 8.1 -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.

Revisions of long-term annual changes in turmover main industries

Industry Year Average 1) Average for absolute values 2)
B Mining and quarrying 2015 -0.1 1.1
2016 -0.1 0.8
2017 -0.1 0.6
C Manufacturing 2015 0.1 0.3
2016 0.1 0.3
2017 -0.1 0.4
D Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply 2015 -0.1 0.7
2016 -0.3 0.9
2017 -0.2 0.4
E Water supply; sewerage, waste management and remediation act 2015 -0.2 0.7
2016 -0.5 0.6
2017 -0.8 0.9
10-11 Food industry 2015 -0.6 0.7
2016 -0.1 0.2
2017 0.0 0.2
13-15 Textile, clothing and leather industry 2015 0.7 1.2
2016 -1.8 2.1
2017 -0.3 0.9
16-17 Forest industry 2015 0.0 0.1
2016 0.5 0.5
2017 0.0 0.2
19-22 Chemical industry 2015 0.0 0.1
2016 0.1 0.4
2017 -0.1 0.2
24-30 Metal industry 2015 0.3 0.6
2016 0.1 0.4
2017 -0.2 0.8
26-27 Electronic and electrical industry 2015 1.1 1.3
2016 -0.2 0.3
2017 0.4 2.3
13, 14, 17, 20, 21, 24-30 Manufacturing working on orders 2015 0.2 0.4
2016 0.1 0.4
2017 -0.1 0.6
1) In 2015 the average was calculated from data revised between the first and seventh release months in the statistical reference year. The average for 2016 and 2017 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 2015 the average was calculated from the absolute values of differences between the first and seventh release months. The average for 2016 and 2017 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, October, Statistics Finland

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Updated 15.1.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Index of turnover in industry [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-596X. October 2018, Revisions in these statistics . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 20.3.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tlv/2018/10/tlv_2018_10_2019-01-15_rev_001_en.html