|Title||The Index of Services in August 2019|
□ In August, the Index of Services rose by 1.2% month-on-month owing to the increase in 'Wholesale and retail trade' and
'Financial and insurance activities' despite the decrease in 'Education' and 'Business facilities management, business
support services and rental and leasing'.
○ In August, the Index of Services grew by 2.4% 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 'Education'.
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