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Latest publication: Quarterly local government finances 2020, 3rd quarter

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

  2nd quarter
Municipalities Joint municipal authorities
2020 Change, % 2020 Change, %
Income statement:        
Operating revenue total 5 458 -1,5 8 893 -2,1
Sales revenue 2 151 -3,8 8 115 -1,9
Fees and charges 612 -16,3 332 -9,1
Subsidies and grants received 301 14,1 86 -26,4
Other operating revenue 2 394 3,6 360 9,3
Change in inventories of finished goods and of work in progress (+/-) 0   0 -58,4
Production for own use 126 15,6 3 -0,3
Operating expenses total 21 316 0,2 8 822 1,1
Personnel expenses 6 612 0,4 3 740 1,6
Purchases of customer services 7 453 1,4 1 163 -5,0
Purchases of other services 3 262 -4,6 2 100 2,2
Materials, supplies and goods 888 -3,2 1 040 -1,2
Allowances and grants 1 095 4,1 173 12,8
Other operating expenses 2 006 3,1 606 8,4
= Operating margin (+/-) -15 733 0,7 75 -79,6
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, 2nd quarter 2020, Statistics Finland

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Updated 21.08.2020

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