This is an archived release.
Wages up 0.6 per cent in construction
Preliminary figures for average basic salaries for full-time employees in construction show a 0.6 per cent increase between the 4th quarter of 2013 and the 1st quarter of 2014. Equivalent figures for the first quarter of 2013 show an increase of 0.2 per cent.
|4th quarter 2012 - 1st quarter 2013||4th quarter 2013 - 1st quarter 2014|
|Oil and gas extraction and mining||0.5||0.2|
|Electricity, gas and steam||1.7||-0.3|
|Water supply, sewerage, waste||-0.2||0.1|
|Wholesale and retail trade||-0.1||1.0|
|Transportation and storage||1.2||-0.1|
|Hotels and restaurants||0.3||0.5|
|Information and communication||0.6||0.0|
|Real estate activities||3.0||1.0|
|Professional, scientific and technical activities||1.0||-0.1|
|Administrative and support service activities||1.1||0.4|
|Human health and social work activities||0.4||1.0|
|Arts, entertainment and recreation||0.7||0.1|
|Personal service activities||1.1||0.4|
Preliminary figures for the wage index show a 0.1 per cent decrease in average basic salaries for the last quarter in manufacturing. In comparison, figures from 2013 show a 0.2 per cent increase between the 4th and 1st quarter.
The statistics is now published as Number of employments and earnings.
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