|Title||The Index of Services in August 2017|
□ In August, the Index of Services went up by 0.1 percent month-on-month owing to the increase in 'Human health and
social work activities' and 'Professional, scientific and technical activities' despite the decrease in 'Wholesale and
retail trade' and 'Arts, sports and recreation related services'.
○ In August, the Index of Services rose by 2.1 percent year-on-year owing to the rise in 'Financial and insurance activities'
and 'Human health and social work activities' in spite of the drop in 'Accommodation and food service activities'
and 'Professional, scientific and technical activities'.
※ For more information, refer to the attached file.