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

Commodity group 2019 The price impact of the tax changes per year, percentage point
January
HICP HICP-CT
Annual change (%) Annual change (%)
0 CONSUMER PRICE INDEX 1.19 0.98 0.21
01 FOOD AND NON-ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES 2.06 1.83 0.23
02 ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES AND TOBACCO 3.19 -0.46 3.65
03 CLOTHING AND FOOTWEAR -0.59 -0.59 0.00
04 HOUSING, WATER, ELECTRICITY, GAS AND OTHER FUELS 2.61 2.60 0.01
05 FURNISHINGS, HOUSEHOLD EQUIPMENT AND ROUTINE HOUSEHOLD MAINTENANCE 0.08 0.08 0.00
06 HEALTH 1.26 1.26 0.00
07 TRANSPORT -0.06 0.14 -0.20
08 COMMUNICATION -1.96 -1.96 0.00
09 RECREATION AND CULTURE -0.19 -0.19 0.00
10 EDUCATION 1.27 1.27 0.00
11 RESTAURANTS AND HOTELS 2.52 2.43 0.09
12 MISCELLANEOUS GOODS AND SERVICES 1.24 1.24 0.00
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 19.2.2019

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Consumer price index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-0254. January 2019, Appendix table 7. Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices 2015=100 by commodity groups . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 21.10.2019].
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