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Appendix table 7. Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices 2015=100 by commodity groups

Commodity group 2016 The price impact of the tax changes per year, percentage point
May
HICP HICP-CT
Annual change (%) Annual change (%)
0 CONSUMER PRICE INDEX 0,3 0,2 0,1
01 FOOD AND NON-ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES -1,6 -1,6 0,0
02 ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES AND TOBACCO 0,6 -0,9 1,5
03 CLOTHING AND FOOTWEAR -0,7 -0,7 0,0
04 HOUSING, WATER, ELECTRICITY, GAS AND OTHER FUELS 2,0 1,9 0,1
05 FURNISHINGS, HOUSEHOLD EQUIPMENT AND ROUTINE HOUSEHOLD MAINTENANCE -0,2 -0,2 0,0
06 HEALTH 8,8 8,8 0,0
07 TRANSPORT -3,0 -3,0 -0,1
08 COMMUNICATION 1,4 1,4 0,0
09 RECREATION AND CULTURE -0,6 -0,6 0,0
10 EDUCATION 2,5 2,5 0,0
11 RESTAURANTS AND HOTELS 1,8 1,8 0,0
12 MISCELLANEOUS GOODS AND SERVICES 1,1 1,1 0,0
1) HICP=Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices, HICP-CT=Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices at Constant Taxes
2) The price impact of the tax changes per year=The year-on-year change in HICP-CT (tax rate considered in relation to the reference period) is reduced from the year-on-year change in HICP

Source: Consumer Price Index, Statistics Finland

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Updated 14.6.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Consumer price index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-0254. May 2016, Appendix table 7. Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices 2015=100 by commodity groups . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 12.12.2019].
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