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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
October
HICP HICP-CT
Annual change (%) Annual change (%)
0 CONSUMER PRICE INDEX 0.22 -0.10 0.32
01 FOOD AND NON-ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES 1.71 1.52 0.19
02 ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES AND TOBACCO 2.75 0.70 2.05
03 CLOTHING AND FOOTWEAR -0.92 -0.92 0.00
04 HOUSING, WATER, ELECTRICITY, GAS AND OTHER FUELS -0.02 -0.03 0.01
05 FURNISHINGS, HOUSEHOLD EQUIPMENT AND ROUTINE HOUSEHOLD MAINTENANCE -0.19 -0.19 0.00
06 HEALTH 0.54 0.54 0.00
07 TRANSPORT -1.80 -2.97 1.17
08 COMMUNICATION 1.21 1.21 0.00
09 RECREATION AND CULTURE -0.27 -0.27 0.00
10 EDUCATION 1.05 1.05 0.00
11 RESTAURANTS AND HOTELS 0.03 0.01 0.02
12 MISCELLANEOUS GOODS AND SERVICES 1.20 1.20 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 13.11.2020

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Consumer price index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-0254. October 2020, Appendix table 7. Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices 2015=100 by commodity groups . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 11.8.2022].
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