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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) Year-on-year change in the latest month, % 1)
09-11/2015 12/15-02/16 03-05/2016 06-08/2016 01-08/2016 08/2016
A-X Whole economy 0.5 1.1 1.5 1.4 1.3 2.1
B-E Total industry -0.9 -0.3 -1.9 -1.0 -1.4 -0.9
F Construction 2.6 4.8 6.9 6.0 5.5 6.7
G Wholesale and retail trade -0.5 0.2 2.1 1.6 1.4 1.9
HIJLMNRS Other service activities total 1.8 2.4 3.1 2.8 2.7 3.6
K Financial and insurance activities 2.2 1.7 3.1 2.4 2.5 2.6
P Education, excl. public sector -1.7 -1.6 -1.1 -1.2 -1.3 -0.7
Q Health and social work, excl. public sector 3.3 4.3 6.5 5.6 5.6 6.2
OPQ Public sector -0.8 -0.4 -0.2 -0.1 -0.2 0.9
Private sector 1.2 1.9 2.3 2.3 2.0 2.8
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 12.10.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Wage and salary indices [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-6125. August 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: 17.7.2019].
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