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Appendix table 2. Quarterly data on the finances of municipalities and joint municipal authorities in Mainland Finland (incl. internal items), EUR million 1)

  1st to 4th quarter
Municipalities Joint municipal authorities
2016 Change, % 2016 Change, %
Income statement:        
Operating revenue total 12 213 -2,5 13 779 0,8
Sales revenue 5 278 -2,8 12 710 0,9
Fees and charges 1 814 2,1 539 11,0
Subsidies and grants received 754 -9,9 177 -8,9
Other operating revenue 4 368 -2,5 353 -7,6
Change in inventories of finished goods and of work in progress (+/-) 0 23,1 -1 -65,2
Production for own use 443 -12,9 6 -26,3
Operating expenses total 41 352 0,2 12 960 0,3
Personnel expenses 14 460 -1,0 6 260 -0,5
Purchases of customer services 11 717 2,7 1 541 9,5
Purchases of other services 7 045 -1,4 2 688 -2,7
Materials, supplies and goods 1 882 -1,5 1 649 2,5
Allowances and grants 2 587 2,8 182 4,3
Other operating expenses 3 661 -1,0 642 -6,1
= Operating margin (+/-) -28 695 1,6 824 10,8
1) Data include local government enterprises and internal items between different functions of the municipality/joint municipal authority. Operating expenses include expenses from production for own use. The data concerning 2016 are financial statement estimates. Changes are calculated compared to the previous year.

Source: Quarterly local government finances, 4th quarter 2016, Statistics Finland

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Updated 08.02.2017

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Quarterly local government finances [e-publication].
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