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Appendix table 5. Seasonally adjusted labour costs, Labour Cost Index 2012=100

  Whole year 2013* 2014/1* 2014/2* 2014/3* 2014/4* Whole year 2014* 2015/1* 2015/2*
Industry code Standard Industrial Classification                
B-S Total, private sector 101,8 102,8 103,4 103,5 103,8 103,4 104,5 104,7
B-E Industry 101,0 101,8 104,0 103,0 103,1 103,0 104,3 103,7
C Manufacturing 101,0 101,6 104,0 102,7 103,0 102,8 104,3 103,7
10, 11 Food industry 102,1 102,6 102,1 102,4 102,3 102,3 103,0 104,0
16, 17 Forest industry 104,0 105,4 107,5 106,6 107,8 106,8 110,2 110,3
19-22 Chemical industry 102,0 102,5 103,5 104,4 106,0 104,1 106,6 107,1
24-30 Metal industry 101,5 100,7 103,9 102,2 101,3 102,0 103,6 102,7
F Construction 104,2 104,9 105,8 106,8 106,0 105,9 107,7 106,4
G-N Services of the business economy 102,2 103,3 103,6 103,7 104,2 103,7 105,0 105,7
G Wholesale and retail trade 102,7 104,3 104,9 103,4 103,0 103,9 104,3 105,9
H Transportation and storage 101,0 103,6 103,7 103,7 104,6 103,9 103,3 106,5
J Information and communication 102,8 104,0 104,4 104,3 105,3 104,5 109,7 110,3
K Financial and insurance activities 103,9 105,3 106,1 106,2 106,6 106,1 107,7 108,3
State sector, J-R Total 102,9 104,6 105,7 104,8 104,7 104,9 105,0 104,7

Source: Wages, Salaries and Labour Costs, Statistics Finland

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Updated 08.09.2015

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour cost index [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-3746. 2nd quarter 2015, Appendix table 5. Seasonally adjusted labour costs, Labour Cost Index 2012=100 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 19.8.2019].
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