|Title||The Index of Services in December 2016|
□ In December, the Index of Services went up by 0.3 percent month-on-month owing to the increase in 'Information and
communications' and 'Professional, scientific and technical activities' in spite of the decrease in 'Financial and
insurance activities' and 'Real estate activities, and renting and leasing'.
○ In December, the Index of Services rose by 1.7 percent year-on-year owing to the rise in 'Human health and social work
activities' and 'Financial and insurance activities' despite the drop in 'Accommodation and food service activities' and
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