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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)

  3rd quarter
Municipalities Joint municipal authorities
2019 Change, % 2019 Change, %
Income statement:        
Operating revenue total 8 346 -3,0 13 508 7,1
Sales revenue 3 392 -10,0 12 296 7,1
Fees and charges 1 082 -3,4 545 6,9
Subsidies and grants received 374 18,4 193 36,9
Other operating revenue 3 498 3,1 474 -2,3
Change in inventories of finished goods and of work in progress (+/-) 0   0 -127,2
Production for own use 195 11,8 5 9,5
Operating expenses total 31 696 3,3 13 010 8,1
Personnel expenses 9 918 0,7 5 519 6,1
Purchases of customer services 10 948 7,1 1 846 8,5
Purchases of other services 5 052 2,4 3 001 13,1
Materials, supplies and goods 1 285 -3,7 1 565 2,4
Allowances and grants 1 562 2,2 237 40,1
Other operating expenses 2 932 4,3 842 8,5
= Operating margin (+/-) -23 156 5,7 503 -14,3
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. Changes are calculated compared to the previous year.

Source: Quarterly local government finances, 3rd quarter 2019, Statistics Finland

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Updated 22.11.2019

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