A more recent publication of this set of statistics is available.

Latest publication: Index of turnover of construction 2019, October

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).

Revision of annual changes in turnover in main industries 1)

Industry / Reference period Year-on-year change,% Revision, percentage point
1st release Latest release (2019-02-13)
F Construction 06/2018 5.6 7.2 1.6
07/2018 9.0 9.9 0.9
08/2018 8.4 7.7 -0.7
09/2018 4.5 2.6 -1.9
10/2018 11.7 13.6 1.9
41 Construction of buildings 06/2018 16.2 14.9 -1.3
07/2018 14.6 16.5 1.9
08/2018 14.3 14.2 -0.1
09/2018 4.2 3.0 -1.2
10/2018 14.0 17.5 3.5
42 Civil engineering 06/2018 1.6 -2.5 -4.1
07/2018 2.6 -2.2 -4.8
08/2018 8.1 -0.4 -8.5
09/2018 7.6 2.4 -5.2
10/2018 10.6 10.6 0.0
43 Specialised construction activities 06/2018 2.5 2.5 0.0
07/2018 6.6 7.9 1.3
08/2018 4.4 4.0 -0.4
09/2018 2.4 2.3 -0.1
10/2018 9.4 10.4 1.0
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 data on long-term annual changes in main industries

Industry Year Average 1) Average for absolute values 2)
F Construction 2015 -1,6 1,7
2016 -1,3 1,3
2017 -1,4 1,4
41 Construction of buildings 2015 -2,0 2,3
2016 -1,1 1,1
2017 -1,3 1,7
42 Civil engineering 2015 -1,2 1,7
2016 -0,2 2,4
2017 -0,7 2,9
43 Specialised construction activities 2015 -1,4 1,4
2016 -1,9 1,9
2017 -1,7 1,7
1) In 2015, the average was calculated from data revised between the first and seventh release months in the statistical reference year. The average for 2016 and 2017 was 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.
2) In 2015, the average was calculated from the absolute values of differences between the first and seventh release months. The average for 2016 and 2017 was 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 of construction 2018, November, Statistics Finland

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Updated 13.2.2019

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Index of turnover of construction [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-5935. November 2018, Revisions in these statistics . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 16.12.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/rlv/2018/11/rlv_2018_11_2019-02-13_rev_001_en.html