|Title||The Index of Services in July 2018|
□ In July, the Index of Services remained the same month-on-month owing to the increase in 'Professional, scientific and
technical activities' and 'Information and communications' despite the decrease in 'Financial and insurance activities' and
'Transportation and storage'.
○ In July, the Index of Services went up by 2.0% year-on-year owing to the rise in 'Financial and insurance activities' and
'Wholesale and retail trade' in spite of the drop in 'Real estate activities' and 'Arts, sports and recreation related services'.
※ For more information, refer to the attached file.