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Appendix table 7. Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices 2015=100 by commodity groups

Commodity group 2017 The price impact of the tax changes per year, percentage point
October
HICP HICP-CT
Annual change (%) Annual change (%)
0 CONSUMER PRICE INDEX 0.5 0.4 0.1
01 FOOD AND NON-ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES -0.4 0.8 -1.2
02 ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES AND TOBACCO 2.6 -0.1 2.8
03 CLOTHING AND FOOTWEAR -2.2 -2.2 0.0
04 HOUSING, WATER, ELECTRICITY, GAS AND OTHER FUELS 2.3 2.2 0.1
05 FURNISHINGS, HOUSEHOLD EQUIPMENT AND ROUTINE HOUSEHOLD MAINTENANCE -1.2 -1.2 0.0
06 HEALTH 1.0 1.0 0.0
07 TRANSPORT -0.0 -0.4 0.4
08 COMMUNICATION -1.1 -1.1 0.0
09 RECREATION AND CULTURE -0.3 -0.3 0.0
10 EDUCATION 1.8 1.8 0.0
11 RESTAURANTS AND HOTELS 2.4 2.4 -0.0
12 MISCELLANEOUS GOODS AND SERVICES 0.3 0.3 0.0
1) HICP=Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices, HICP-CT=Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices at Constant Taxes
2) The price impact of the tax changes per year=The year-on-year change in HICP-CT (tax rate considered in relation to the reference period) is reduced from the year-on-year change in HICP

Source: Consumer Price Index, Statistics Finland

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Updated 14.11.2017

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Consumer price index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-0254. October 2017, Appendix table 7. Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices 2015=100 by commodity groups . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 18.12.2017].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/khi/2017/10/khi_2017_10_2017-11-14_tau_007_en.html

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