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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)
09-11/2016 12/2016-02/2017 03-05/2017 06-08/2017 08/2017
A-X Whole economy 2.3 2.3 1.7 1.3 2.8
B-E Total industry 0.3 0.4 0.6 2.1 2.2
F Construction 7.7 8.7 7.2 6.9 8.3
G Wholesale and retail trade 2.0 1.8 0.6 1.0 1.2
HIJLMNRS Other service activities total 4.1 4.3 4.0 4.6 5.2
K Financial and insurance activities 3.1 4.5 -0.1 2.2 2.5
P Education, excl. public sector -1.4 -0.9 -1.3 -1.4 -0.5
Q Health and social work, excl. public sector 4.3 2.8 2.3 2.5 1.4
OPQ Public sector 0.0 -0.4 -0.4 -3.8 0.3
Private sector 3.5 3.8 3.2 4.1 4.5
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 11.10.2017

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Wage and salary indices [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-6125. August 2017, 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: 18.7.2019].
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