|Title||The Index of Services and Retail Sales Index by Province in the Second Quarter of 2015|
◇ (Index of Services by province)
In the second quarter of 2015, the Index of Services recorded a year-on-year increase in all 16 metropolitan cities
○ Jeju (5.9%), Chungnam (4.4%) and Gwangju (3.2%) showed a relatively high year-on-year increase rate owing to
'Financial and insurance activities', 'Real estate activities and renting and leasing' and 'Human health and social work
○ Daejeon (1.4%), Jeonbuk (1.4%), Seoul (1.7%) and Daegu (1.7%) showed a relatively low year-on-year increase
rate owing to the decrease in 'Accommodation and food service activities', 'Information and
communications' and ‘Transportation'.
◇ (Retail Sales Index by province)
In the second quarter of 2015, the Retail Sales Index for Ulsan marked a year-on-year decrease. In the meantime,
the Retail Sales Index for Jeju, Chungnam and Gangwon marked a year-on-year increase.
○ Jeju (8.3%) and Chungnam (4.1%) showed an increase owing to the rise in 'Automobiles and automotive fuel'
and 'Large-scale retail stores'.
○ Ulsan showed a decrease due to a slowdown in 'Large-scale retail stores' and 'Department stores'.
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