This is an archived release.
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.
|1st quarter 2015 - 2nd quarter 2015||1st quarter 2016 - 2nd quarter 2016|
|Oil and gas extraction and mining||0.0||-0.1|
|Electricity, gas and steam||-0.1||0.2|
|Water supply, sewerage, waste||0.1||0.5|
|Wholesale and retail trade||0.1||0.3|
|Transportation and storage||0.1||0.1|
|Hotels and restaurants||0.0||0.1|
|Information and communication||0.2||0.5|
|Real estate activities||0.1||0.9|
|Professional, scientific and technical activities||0.0||0.1|
|Administrative and support service activities||-0.1||0.3|
|Human health and social work activities||0.0||0.1|
|Arts, entertainment and recreation||0.3||1.0|
|Personal service activities||1.1||0.8|
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.
The statistics is now published as Number of employments and earnings.