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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)
11/2017-01/2018 02-04/2018 05-07/2018 08-10/2018 10/2018
A-X Whole economy 3.5 4.3 4.4 4.4 4.8
B-E Total industry 3.2 4.7 4.0 3.3 3.7
F Construction 7.7 6.6 6.3 6.3 6.6
G Wholesale and retail trade 1.9 3.0 3.4 3.7 3.4
HIJLMNRS Other service activities total 5.8 6.4 6.0 6.2 6.4
K Financial and insurance activities 0.6 2.8 4.0 2.8 9.8
P Education, excl. public sector 0.6 0.2 0.9 1.9 2.4
Q Health and social work, excl. public sector 3.0 4.2 6.2 4.3 6.5
OPQ Public sector 1.0 2.0 2.7 2.9 3.1
Private sector 5.1 5.8 5.6 5.3 5.5
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 13.12.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Wage and salary indices [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-6125. October 2018, 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: 22.7.2019].
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