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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) Cumulative year-on-year change, % 1) Year-on-year change in the latest month, % 1)
01-03/2016 04-06/2016 07-09/2016 10-12/2016 01-12/2016 12/2016
A-X Whole economy 1.0 1.2 2.4 1.3 1.5 1.2
B-E Total industry -1.6 -1.9 1.3 -1.6 -1.0 -0.5
F Construction 3.9 6.4 8.7 4.0 5.9 4.2
G Wholesale and retail trade 0.9 1.6 1.6 1.7 1.5 1.1
HIJLMNRS Other service activities total 2.6 2.5 3.7 3.1 3.0 3.0
K Financial and insurance activities 2.3 2.5 2.9 2.7 2.6 2.3
P Education, excl. public sector -1.5 -1.1 -1.1 -2.2 -1.5 -2.6
Q Health and social work, excl. public sector 6.0 5.2 6.3 3.4 5.2 1.9
OPQ Public sector -0.4 -0.3 0.0 -0.2 -0.2 -1.2
Private sector 1.6 2.0 3.7 1.9 2.3 2.2
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 13.2.2017

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Wage and salary indices [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-6125. December 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: 16.7.2019].
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