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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)
12/15-02/16 03-05/2016 06-08/2016 09-11/2016 01-11/2016 11/2016
A-X Whole economy 1.1 1.5 1.5 2.8 1.7 3.3
B-E Total industry -0.3 -1.9 -1.0 0.4 -1.0 1.1
F Construction 4.7 6.9 5.9 8.8 6.4 9.1
G Wholesale and retail trade 0.1 2.0 1.4 2.7 1.7 3.5
HIJLMNRS Other service activities total 2.4 3.2 2.8 4.8 3.2 5.3
K Financial and insurance activities 1.7 3.1 2.6 3.4 2.8 2.7
P Education, excl. public sector -1.5 -1.0 -1.1 -0.9 -1.2 -0.7
Q Health and social work, excl. public sector 4.3 6.6 5.8 5.6 5.7 4.2
OPQ Public sector -0.4 -0.3 0.0 0.1 -0.1 0.8
Private sector 1.9 2.3 2.3 4.0 2.5 4.4
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 13.01.2017

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Wage and salary indices [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-6125. November 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: 6.12.2019].
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