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Appendix table 1. Year-on-year change in the sum of wages and salaries by industry and sector, % (TOL 2008 and S 2012)

  Year-on-year change by three-month period, % 1) Year-on-year change in the latest month, % 1) Year-on-year change in the latest month, % 1)
11/15-01/16 02-04/2016 05-07/2016 08-10/2016 01-10/2016 10/2016
A-X Whole economy 0.6 1.8 1.1 2.6 1.6 0.6
B-E Total industry -0.9 -1.4 -1.4 -0.1 -1.1 -4.8
F Construction 4.3 6.8 5.6 8.3 6.2 1.1
G Wholesale and retail trade -0.6 2.1 1.3 2.4 1.7 2.2
HIJLMNRS Other service activities total 2.0 3.4 2.4 4.7 3.2 3.4
K Financial and insurance activities 2.1 3.1 2.3 3.5 2.8 4.0
P Education, excl. public sector -1.3 -1.5 -1.2 -0.7 -1.1 -1.3
Q Health and social work, excl. public sector 3.9 7.0 5.2 6.7 6.0 5.7
OPQ Public sector -1.0 0.3 -0.5 0.0 -0.2 -0.6
Private sector 1.5 2.5 1.9 3.7 2.4 0.8
1) Year-on-year change compares the value for an examined time period to the value for the corresponding time period twelve months back.

Source: Wage and salary indices, Statistics Finland

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Updated 12.12.2016

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Wage and salary indices [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-6125. October 2016, Appendix table 1. Year-on-year change in the sum of wages and salaries by industry and sector, % (TOL 2008 and S 2012) . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 19.7.2019].
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