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

Commodity group 2020 The price impact of the tax changes per year, percentage point
April
HICP HICP-CT
Annual change (%) Annual change (%)
0 CONSUMER PRICE INDEX -0.30 -0.47 0.17
01 FOOD AND NON-ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES 1.04 0.84 0.20
02 ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES AND TOBACCO 3.79 1.37 2.42
03 CLOTHING AND FOOTWEAR -2.35 -2.35 0.00
04 HOUSING, WATER, ELECTRICITY, GAS AND OTHER FUELS 0.74 0.74 0.00
05 FURNISHINGS, HOUSEHOLD EQUIPMENT AND ROUTINE HOUSEHOLD MAINTENANCE -0.06 -0.06 0.00
06 HEALTH 0.40 0.40 0.00
07 TRANSPORT -5.10 -5.10 0.00
08 COMMUNICATION -0.24 -0.24 0.00
09 RECREATION AND CULTURE -0.37 -0.37 0.00
10 EDUCATION 0.42 0.42 0.00
11 RESTAURANTS AND HOTELS 0.30 0.29 0.01
12 MISCELLANEOUS GOODS AND SERVICES 1.06 1.06 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 14.5.2020

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Consumer price index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-0254. April 2020, Appendix table 7. Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices 2015=100 by commodity groups . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 3.8.2020].
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