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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)
04-06/2017 07-09/2017 10-12/2017 01-03/2018 03/2018
A-X Whole economy 2.0 1.3 3.3 4.4 4.9
B-E Total industry 2.5 0.1 3.0 5.1 7.4
F Construction 8.2 3.5 6.9 8.0 7.1
G Wholesale and retail trade 1.4 0.9 1.6 3.1 4.2
HIJLMNRS Other service activities total 4.5 4.5 5.9 6.9 6.8
K Financial and insurance activities 0.4 4.2 1.1 1.1 3.9
P Education, excl. public sector -0.8 -0.7 0.2 -0.3 0.1
Q Health and social work, excl. public sector 2.7 1.7 2.8 3.1 3.9
OPQ Public sector -2.3 -2.2 0.7 1.6 1.2
Private sector 4.3 2.9 4.8 6.2 6.8
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 14.5.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Wage and salary indices [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-6125. March 2018, 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: 17.7.2019].
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