|Title||The Index of Services in December 2013|
□ In December, the Index of Services went down by 0.7 percent month-on-month due to the decrease in
'Wholesale and retail trade' and 'Accommodation and food service activities' in spite of the increase in
'Transportation' and 'Financial and insurance activities'.
○ In December, the Index of Services went up by 1.1 percent year-on-year due to the increase in 'Human health
and social work activities' and 'Membership organizations, repair and other personal services' despite the
decrease in 'Wholesale and retail trade' and 'Financial and insurance activities'.
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