|Title||The Index of Services in August 2016|
□ In August, the Index of Services rose by 0.7 percent month-on-month owing to the increase in 'Professional, scientific
and technical activities' and 'Wholesale and retail trade' despite the decrease in 'Transportation' and 'Business facilities
management and business support services'.
○ In August, the Index of Services went up by 4.7 percent year-on-year owing to the increase in 'Financial and insurance
activities', 'Human health and social work activities' and 'Wholesale and retail trade'.
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