|Title||The Index of Services in May 2016|
□ In May, the Index of Services grew by 0.1 percent month-on-month owing to the increase in 'Financial and insurance
activities', 'Human health and social work activities' and 'Real estate activities and renting and leasing' despite the
decrease in 'Information and communications' and 'Wholesale and retail trade'.
○ In May, the Index of Services rose by 3.4 percent year-on-year due to the rise in 'Financial and insurance activities',
'Human health and social work activities' and 'Wholesale and retail trade' despite the drop in 'Accommodation and
food service activities'.
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