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

  2014/1* 2014/2* 2014/3* 2014/4* Whole year 2014* 2015/1* 2015/2* 2015/3* 2015/4* Whole year 2015*
Industry code Standard Industrial Classification                    
B-S Total,private sector 102,8 103,5 103,7 104,1 103,5 104,8 105,2 104,9 105,9 105,2
B-E Industry 102,1 104,1 103,3 103,5 103,3 105,1 104,9 105,7 107,1 105,7
C Manufacturing 101,8 104,4 102,9 103,1 103,0 105,1 104,7 105,5 107,1 105,6
10, 11 Food industry 103,7 102,1 103,0 103,3 103,0 105,7 107,3 105,6 106,4 106,3
16, 17 Forest industry 104,7 107,1 105,2 107,2 106,0 112,0 110,9 110,3 111,2 111,1
19-22 Chemical industry 103,7 103,0 104,1 109,2 105,0 106,8 105,3 106,2 104,8 105,8
24-30 Metal industry 100,0 105,1 100,9 100,5 101,7 103,1 103,4 105,8 108,2 105,1
F Construction 105,1 105,4 107,1 106,0 105,9 107,2 107,1 107,0 108,3 107,4
G-N Services of the business economy 103,0 103,3 103,6 104,1 103,5 104,9 105,5 104,2 105,1 104,9
G Wholesale and retail trade 104,4 103,9 104,2 103,1 103,9 104,7 106,8 103,0 104,5 104,7
H Transportation and storage 102,5 102,9 102,9 104,6 103,2 102,7 105,0 103,0 102,0 103,2
J Information and communication 103,8 103,6 104,0 106,3 104,4 108,0 109,1 108,9 109,8 108,9
K Financial and insurance activities 104,2 105,3 106,0 106,3 105,4 106,7 106,8 107,1 107,4 107,0
State sector, J-R Total 104,9 105,6 104,9 104,9 105,1 105,0 105,1 105,4 106,0 105,3

Source: Wages, Salaries and Labour Costs, Statistics Finland

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Updated 10.3.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour cost index [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-3746. 4th quarter 2015, Appendix table 5. Seasonally adjusted labour costs, Labour Cost Index 2012=100 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 11.12.2019].
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