|Title||The Index of Services in October 2017|
□ In October, the Index of Services dropped by 1.7 percent month-on-month owing to the decrease in 'Real estate activities
and renting and leasing' and 'Wholesale and retail trade' despite the increase in 'Information and communications' and
'Financial and insurance activities'.
○ In October, the Index of Services fell by 0.2 percent year-on-year owing to the drop in 'Wholesale and retail trade' and
'Real estate activities and renting and leasing' in spite of the rise in 'Financial and insurance activities' and 'Human
health and social work activities'.
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