|Title||The Index of Services in August 2018|
□ In August, the Index of Services rose by 0.1% month-on-month owing to the increase in 'Human health and social work
activities' and 'Information and communications' despite the decrease in 'Education' and 'Membership organizations,
repair and other personal services'.
○ In August, the Index of Services went up by 1.6% year-on-year owing to the rise in 'Human health and social work
activities' and 'Financial and insurance activities' in spite of the drop in 'Real estate activities' and 'Business facilities
management, business support services and rental and leasing'.
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