This is an archived release.
Growth for accommodation
Turnover in the industry section “Accommodation” increased by 6.7 per cent compared with the first quarter of 2015.
|1st quarter 2016|
|Value index||Change from the same period last year (per cent)|
|Transportation and storage||129.2||1.0|
|Land transport and transport via pipelines||119.0||1.1|
|Warehousing and support activities for transportation||130.1||5.2|
|Postal and courier activities||92.4||-3.5|
|Accommodation and food service activities||125.0||5.8|
|Food and beverage service activities||124.4||5.2|
|Information and communication||122.8||-2.5|
|Motion picture, video and television progamme production, sound recording and music publishing activities||122.0||17.5|
|Programming and broadcasting activities||134.1||1.4|
|Computer programming and consultancy||156.3||2.6|
|Information service activities||170.8||7.8|
Turnover in all four groups in the division “Accommodation” increased in the first quarter 2016 compared with first quarter of 2015. Turnover increased by 4.0 per cent for the group “Hotels and similar accommodation”, which dominates the figures for the whole industry section.
Continuous growth for air transport
Turnover for the division “Air transport” increased by 1.6 per cent in the first quarter of 2016 compared with same period in 2015. The group “Passenger air transport”, which dominates the industry section, increased its turnover by 1.3 per cent.
Turnover increase for land transport
Preliminary figures show that turnover for firms within the industry section “Land transport and transport via pipelines” increased by 1.1 per cent compared with the first quarter of 2015. Turnover for the group “Freight rail transport” decreased by 0.7 per cent. The group “Freight transport by road and removal services” increased its turnover by 0.3 per cent compared with the first quarter of 2015.
Turnover decrease for water transport
Turnover for the division “Water transport” decreased by 1.5 per cent in the first quarter of 2016 compared with the same quarter in 2015. The group “Sea and coastal passenger water transport” increased its turnover by 7.6 per cent. The group “Sea and coastal freight water transport”, which dominates the division, decreased its turnover by 2.2 per cent.
Slight decline in turnover for information and communication
Turnover in the section “Information and communication” decreased by 2.5 per cent in the first quarter of 2015 compared with the first quarter of 2016.
The statistics is now published as Turnover index for service activities.