|Title||The Index of Services in December 2018|
□ In December, the Index of Services dropped by 0.3% owing to the decrease in 'Information and communications' and
'Transportation and storage' despite the increase in 'Financial and insurance activities' and 'Business facilities
management, business support services and rental and leasing'.
○ In December, the Index of Services went up by 0.8% year-on-year owing to the rise in 'Human health and social work
activities' and 'Professional, scientific and technical activities' in spite of the drop in 'Information and communications'
and 'Real estate activities'.
※ For more information, refer to the attached file.