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

Commodity group 2021 The price impact of the tax changes per year, percentage point
August
HICP HICP-CT
Annual change (%) Annual change (%)
0 CONSUMER PRICE INDEX 1.83 1.62 0.21
01 FOOD AND NON-ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES 0.46 0.46 0.00
02 ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES AND TOBACCO 4.32 0.76 3.56
03 CLOTHING AND FOOTWEAR -3.07 -3.07 0.00
04 HOUSING, WATER, ELECTRICITY, GAS AND OTHER FUELS 2.32 2.24 0.08
05 FURNISHINGS, HOUSEHOLD EQUIPMENT AND ROUTINE HOUSEHOLD MAINTENANCE -0.95 -0.95 0.00
06 HEALTH -1.87 -1.87 0.00
07 TRANSPORT 7.29 7.56 -0.27
08 COMMUNICATION 2.88 2.88 0.00
09 RECREATION AND CULTURE 1.38 1.38 0.00
10 EDUCATION 1.68 1.68 0.00
11 RESTAURANTS AND HOTELS 2.03 1.89 0.14
12 MISCELLANEOUS GOODS AND SERVICES -0.32 -0.32 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 14.9.2021

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Consumer price index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-0254. August 2021, Appendix table 7. Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices 2015=100 by commodity groups . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 7.7.2022].
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