This is an archived release.
Wages up 0.1 per cent in manufacturing
Preliminary figures for average basic salaries for full-time employees in manufacturing show a 0.1 per cent increase between the 3rd quarter of 2016 and the 4th quarter of 2016.
|3rd quarter 2015 - 4th quarter 2015||3rd quarter 2016 - 4th quarter 2016|
|Oil and gas extraction and mining||0.4||0.6|
|Electricity, gas and steam||0.7||0.2|
|Water supply, sewerage, waste||0.1||0.4|
|Wholesale and retail trade||-0.2||0.1|
|Transportation and storage||1.0||1.1|
|Hotels and restaurants||0.6||1.2|
|Information and communication||-0.1||-0.4|
|Real estate activities||0.6||1.3|
|Professional, scientific and technical activities||0.7||0.3|
|Administrative and support service activities||-0.1||-0.2|
|Human health and social work activities||0.2||1.1|
|Arts, entertainment and recreation||0.0||0.1|
|Personal service activities||-0.3||-0.3|
Preliminary figures for the wage index show a 0.6 per cent increase in average basic salaries for the 4th quarter of 2016 in oil and gas extraction and mining, and a 1.1 per cent increase in transport in the same period.
New data sourceOpen and readClose
The statistics are based on data from the “a-meldingen” arrangement from the 1st quarter of 2015. More about a-meldingen.
The statistics is now published as Number of employments and earnings.
Statistics Norway's Information Centre
tel.: (+47) 21 09 46 42