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Latest publication: General government revenue and expenditure by quarter 2019, 1st quarter

Revisions in these statistics

Seasonally adjusted quarter-on-quarter change, %

  1st release (%) Latest release (%) Revision, %-points
Sector Transaction Quarter      
General Government Total Revenue 2017, 1st Quarter 0,5 0,0 -0,5
2017, 2nd Quarter 2,4 2,3 -0,1
2017, 3rd Quarter -1,5 -1,3 0,2
2017, 4th Quarter 2,2 2,3 0,1
Total Expenditure 2017, 1st Quarter 0,1 -0,5 -0,6
2017, 2nd Quarter -0,4 0,5 0,9
2017, 3rd Quarter 1,5 1,0 -0,5
2017, 4th Quarter -2,8 -2,3 0,5
Central Government Total Revenue 2017, 1st Quarter 1,1 -0,8 -1,9
2017, 2nd Quarter 4,5 3,8 -0,7
2017, 3rd Quarter -2,4 -1,4 1,0
2017, 4th Quarter 2,6 2,6 0,0
Total Expenditure 2017, 1st Quarter -2,3 -0,7 1,6
2017, 2nd Quarter 0,8 1,3 0,5
2017, 3rd Quarter 1,8 1,2 -0,6
2017, 4th Quarter -1,7 -1,7 0,0
Local Government Total Revenue 2017, 1st Quarter -0,4 1,1 1,5
2017, 2nd Quarter 0,2 0,0 -0,2
2017, 3rd Quarter 0,1 -0,2 -0,3
2017, 4th Quarter 3,3 3,2 -0,1
Total Expenditure 2017, 1st Quarter 0,5 -1,1 -1,6
2017, 2nd Quarter -0,8 -0,6 0,2
2017, 3rd Quarter 1,2 1,1 -0,1
2017, 4th Quarter -2,6 -2,2 0,4
Employment Pension Schemes Total Revenue 2017, 1st Quarter 0,7 0,3 -0,4
2017, 2nd Quarter 0,9 0,4 -0,5
2017, 3rd Quarter 0,3 0,4 0,1
2017, 4th Quarter 1,2 1,1 -0,1
Total Expenditure 2017, 1st Quarter 1,9 0,6 -1,3
2017, 2nd Quarter -0,5 -0,5 0,0
2017, 3rd Quarter 4,3 3,4 -0,9
2017, 4th Quarter -1,3 -1,3 0,0
Other social security funds Total Revenue 2017, 1st Quarter -0,8 0,5 1,3
2017, 2nd Quarter 1,6 0,7 -0,9
2017, 3rd Quarter 1,8 0,6 -1,2
2017, 4th Quarter -1,3 -2,7 -1,4
Total Expenditure 2017, 1st Quarter 3,3 2,5 -0,8
2017, 2nd Quarter -0,5 -0,5 0,0
2017, 3rd Quarter -0,4 -0,7 -0,3
2017, 4th Quarter -2,1 -2,0 0,1

Year-on-year change, %

  1st release (%) Latest release (%) Revision, %-points
Sector Transaction Quarter      
General Government Total Revenue 2017, 1st Quarter 0,8 0,5 -0,3
2017, 2nd Quarter 3,3 2,7 -0,6
2017, 3rd Quarter 0,6 -0,5 -1,1
2017, 4th Quarter 3,0 3,1 0,1
Total Expenditure 2017, 1st Quarter -1,7 -1,2 0,5
2017, 2nd Quarter -0,9 -0,9 0,0
2017, 3rd Quarter 1,1 1,0 -0,1
2017, 4th Quarter -1,3 -1,4 -0,1
Central Government Total Revenue 2017, 1st Quarter 2,1 1,7 -0,4
2017, 2nd Quarter 6,8 6,2 -0,6
2017, 3rd Quarter 1,8 0,5 -1,3
2017, 4th Quarter 2,5 2,7 0,2
Total Expenditure 2017, 1st Quarter -4,1 -2,0 2,1
2017, 2nd Quarter -2,5 -1,8 0,7
2017, 3rd Quarter 1,2 1,8 0,6
2017, 4th Quarter -0,3 -0,5 -0,2
Local Government Total Revenue 2017, 1st Quarter -0,8 0,4 1,2
2017, 2nd Quarter -0,4 -0,5 -0,1
2017, 3rd Quarter 0,0 -0,9 -0,9
2017, 4th Quarter 4,5 4,5 0,0
Total Expenditure 2017, 1st Quarter -0,3 -0,9 -0,6
2017, 2nd Quarter 0,6 0,3 -0,3
2017, 3rd Quarter 0,9 0,9 0,0
2017, 4th Quarter -2,8 -2,8 0,0
Employment Pension Schemes Total Revenue 2017, 1st Quarter 2,1 0,2 -1,9
2017, 2nd Quarter 2,8 0,5 -2,3
2017, 3rd Quarter 2,8 0,7 -2,1
2017, 4th Quarter 3,0 3,0 0,0
Total Expenditure 2017, 1st Quarter 5,0 3,7 -1,3
2017, 2nd Quarter 1,7 0,2 -1,5
2017, 3rd Quarter 6,6 4,2 -2,4
2017, 4th Quarter 2,4 2,4 0,0
Other social security funds Total Revenue 2017, 1st Quarter 2,7 2,1 -0,6
2017, 2nd Quarter -0,1 0,7 0,8
2017, 3rd Quarter 3,4 4,6 1,2
2017, 4th Quarter -1,8 -1,8 0,0
Total Expenditure 2017, 1st Quarter 1,5 1,1 -0,4
2017, 2nd Quarter 0,5 0,1 -0,4
2017, 3rd Quarter 1,1 0,6 -0,5
2017, 4th Quarter -0,8 -0,7 0,1

Source: General government revenue and expenditure,1st quarter 2018. Statistics Finland

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Director in charge: Ville Vertanen


Updated 21.06.2018

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): General government revenue and expenditure by quarter [e-publication].
ISSN=1797-9382. 1st quarter 2018, Revisions in these statistics . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 18.7.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/jtume/2018/01/jtume_2018_01_2018-06-21_rev_001_en.html