|Title||The Index of Services in February 2017|
□ In February, the Index of Services rose by 0.1 percent month-on-month owing to the increase in 'Wholesale and retail
trade' and 'Financial and insurance activities' in spite of the decrease in 'Information and communications' and
○ In February, the Index of Services expanded by 2.5 percent year-on-year owing to the rise in 'Financial and insurance
activities' and 'Human health and social work activities' despite the drop in 'Professional, scientific and technical
activities' and 'Accommodation and food service activities'.
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