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Latest publication: Index of turnover in industry 2020, September

Revisions in these statistics

The data of the statistics have become revised according to the table below. For more information about data revisions, see Section 3 of the quality description (only in Finnish).

Revisions to annual changes in the working-day adjusted turnover in main industries of manufacturing 1)

Industry / Reference period Year-on-year change, % Revision, percentage point
1st release Latest release (2020-07-15)
B Mining and quarrying 12/2019 -13.8 -11.3 2.5
01/2020 8.1 6.0 -2.1
02/2020 1.2 0.7 -0.5
03/2020 -1.4 4.4 5.8
04/2020 0.3 1.1 0.8
C Manufacturing 12/2019 8.0 7.1 -0.9
01/2020 -2.3 -2.5 -0.2
02/2020 -0.9 -2.7 -1.8
03/2020 -6.2 -5.5 0.7
04/2020 -10.3 -10.6 -0.3
D Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply 12/2019 -8.7 -8.5 0.2
01/2020 -20.1 -19.6 0.5
02/2020 -9.2 -12.5 -3.3
03/2020 -8.5 -8.7 -0.2
04/2020 -12.2 -10.4 1.8
E Water supply; sewerage, waste management and remediation act 12/2019 3.1 3.9 0.8
01/2020 0.2 0.6 0.4
02/2020 11.4 11.7 0.3
03/2020 5.3 11.1 5.8
04/2020 -7.0 -9.3 -2.3
10-11 Food industry 12/2019 0.7 1.0 0.3
01/2020 4.6 4.2 -0.4
02/2020 4.2 3.0 -1.2
03/2020 2.8 3.1 0.3
04/2020 -9.2 -10.4 -1.2
13-15 Textile, clothing and leather industry 12/2019 -3.5 -2.3 1.2
01/2020 -5.8 -3.8 2.0
02/2020 5.2 7.4 2.2
03/2020 -11.5 -11.0 0.5
04/2020 -14.8 -14.8 0.0
16-17 Forest industry 12/2019 -12.1 -12.8 -0.7
01/2020 -10.6 -10.6 0.0
02/2020 -28.7 -29.7 -1.0
03/2020 -16.8 -16.7 0.1
04/2020 -14.3 -14.3 0.0
19-22 Chemical industry 12/2019 3.8 2.6 -1.2
01/2020 -5.6 -7.5 -1.9
02/2020 -3.0 -4.3 -1.3
03/2020 -14.8 -15.0 -0.2
04/2020 -22.7 -22.3 0.4
24-30 Metal industry 12/2019 22.2 20.9 -1.3
01/2020 6.3 6.9 0.6
02/2020 10.3 7.3 -3.0
03/2020 1.3 2.6 1.3
04/2020 -4.6 -5.4 -0.8
26-27 Electronic and electrical industry 12/2019 45.4 45.2 -0.2
01/2020 -3.2 -2.8 0.4
02/2020 5.0 3.2 -1.8
03/2020 1.5 2.1 0.6
04/2020 -3.6 -4.9 -1.3
13, 14, 17, 20, 21, 24-30 Manufacturing (new orders) 12/2019 11.6 10.4 -1.2
01/2020 2.3 2.0 -0.3
02/2020 1.2 -1.0 -2.2
03/2020 -2.0 -1.4 0.6
04/2020 -6.4 -6.9 -0.5
B-D Total industry excl. Water supply; sewerage, waste management and remediatio 12/2019 6.7 5.8 -0.9
01/2020 -3.5 -3.8 -0.3
02/2020 -4.2 -6.2 -2.0
03/2020 -5.1 -4.5 0.6
04/2020 -10.4 -10.6 -0.2
1) The 1st release refers to the time when data for the reference period were released for the first time. The revision describes the difference of annual change percentages between the first and latest release.

Revisions to long-term annual changes in turnover in sectors of manufacturing

Industry Year Average 1) Average for absolute values 2)
B Mining and quarrying 2016 -0.1 0.8
2017 -0.1 0.6
2018 -0.5 0.5
C Manufacturing 2016 0.1 0.3
2017 -0.1 0.4
2018 -0.2 0.3
D Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply 2016 -0.3 0.9
2017 -0.2 0.4
2018 0.0 0.3
E Water supply; sewerage, waste management and remediation act 2016 -0.5 0.6
2017 -0.8 0.9
2018 -0.2 0.4
10-11 Food industry 2016 -0.1 0.2
2017 0.0 0.2
2018 -0.2 0.3
13-15 Textile, clothing and leather industry 2016 -1.8 2.1
2017 -0.3 0.9
2018 -0.2 0.2
16-17 Forest industry 2016 0.5 0.5
2017 0.0 0.2
2018 0.4 0.6
19-22 Chemical industry 2016 0.1 0.4
2017 -0.1 0.2
2018 -0.2 0.2
24-30 Metal industry 2016 0.1 0.4
2017 -0.2 0.8
2018 -0.4 0.5
26-27 Electronic and electrical industry 2016 -0.2 0.3
2017 0.4 2.3
2018 -1.3 1.3
13, 14, 17, 20, 21, 24-30 Manufacturing (new orders) 2016 0.1 0.4
2017 -0.1 0.6
2018 -0.2 0.4
1) The average have been calculated upon completion of the data for the first and last release months in the statistical reference year, when the official structural business and financial statement statistics are also published. The data were calculated from annual changes in the original index series.
2) The average have been calculated from the absolute values of differences between the first and last release months in the statistical reference year, when the official structural business and financial statement statistics are also published.

Source: Index of turnover in industry 2020, May, Statistics Finland

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Updated 15.7.2020

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Index of turnover in industry [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-596X. May 2020, Revisions in these statistics . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 29.11.2020].
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