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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)
09-11/2019 12/2019-02/2020 03-05/2020 06-08/2020 08/2020
A-X Whole economy 3.1 2.2 -2.7 -1.6 -2.7
B-E Total industry 2.7 0.9 -3.8 -2.8 -5.8
F Construction 0.9 3.5 -2.4 -0.5 -8.7
G Wholesale and retail trade 2.1 2.4 -3.5 -2.2 -0.1
HIJLMNRS Other service activities total 4.1 3.6 -5.3 -5.4 -4.0
K Financial and insurance activities 2.7 1.4 4.5 1.4 1.6
P Education, excl. public sector 1.9 2.7 -3.1 -2.2 0.8
Q Health and social work, excl. public sector 7.2 7.6 -0.9 0.9 3.8
OPQ Public sector 2.7 0.3 0.5 3.3 0.5
Private sector 3.6 3.3 -3.7 -2.9 -3.9
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 14.10.2020

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Wage and salary indices [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-6125. August 2020, 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: 17.8.2022].
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