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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)
08-10/2019 11/2019-01/2020 02-04/2020 05-07/2020 07/2020
A-X Whole economy 3.5 2.4 -0.1 -3.0 1.2
B-E Total industry 3.0 2.0 -2.7 -3.6 1.1
F Construction 1.3 2.6 0.9 -0.4 8.8
G Wholesale and retail trade 2.2 2.2 -0.2 -4.8 -0.1
HIJLMNRS Other service activities total 4.4 3.8 -0.3 -8.2 -2.6
K Financial and insurance activities 3.3 1.8 4.0 1.7 2.0
P Education, excl. public sector 2.2 2.7 0.1 -4.3 -0.7
Q Health and social work, excl. public sector 7.4 6.9 3.8 -2.5 3.7
OPQ Public sector 3.1 0.2 0.8 3.1 3.4
Private sector 3.9 3.5 -0.2 -4.8 1.2
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 14.9.2020

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Wage and salary indices [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-6125. July 2020, 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: 3.12.2020].
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