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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)
04-06/2014 07-09/2014 10-12/2014 01-03/2015 03/2015
A-X Whole economy 0,5 0,4 1,0 1,7 3,3
B-E Total industry -0,1 -0,5 -0,2 1,4 5,0
F Construction 1,3 0,2 1,8 3,5 5,0
G Wholesale and retail trade 1,0 -0,3 0,6 0,5 0,9
HIJLMNRS Other service activities total 1,1 0,9 2,1 2,7 3,7
K Financial and insurance activities -0,6 -1,3 1,2 1,8 3,8
P Education, excl. public sector 0,8 0,2 0,3 0,5 0,6
Q Health and social work, excl. public sector 3,1 4,2 1,9 3,8 4,4
OPQ Public sector -0,5 0,4 0,3 0,7 2,1
Private sector 1,1 0,6 1,3 2,2 4,0
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 12.5.2015

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Wage and salary indices [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-6125. March 2015, 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: 16.7.2019].
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