Wages up 0.2 per cent in manufacturing
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Wage indexQ2 2016, preliminary figures



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Wages up 0.2 per cent in manufacturing

Preliminary figures for average basic salaries for full-time employees in manufacturing show a 0.2 per cent increase between the 1st quarter of 2016 and the 2nd quarter of 2016.

Wage index, percentage change from last quarter
1st quarter 2015 - 2nd quarter 20151st quarter 2016 - 2nd quarter 2016
Oil and gas extraction and mining0.0-0.1
Electricity, gas and steam-0.10.2
Water supply, sewerage, waste0.10.5
Wholesale and retail trade0.10.3
Transportation and storage0.10.1
Hotels and restaurants0.00.1
Information and communication0.20.5
Real estate activities0.10.9
Professional, scientific and technical activities0.00.1
Administrative and support service activities-0.10.3
Human health and social work activities0.00.1
Arts, entertainment and recreation0.31.0
Personal service activities1.10.8

Preliminary figures for the wage index show a 0.1 per cent decrease in average basic salaries for the 2nd quarter of 2016 in oil and gas extraction and mining, and a 0.7 per cent increase in construction in the same period.

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The statistics are based on data from the “a-meldingen” arrangement from the 1st quarter of 2015. More about a-meldingen.