European Union Hourly Labour Costs, Q1 2018, Eurostat

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Press Release:  15 June 2018 - 5 Page(s)
hourly labour costs  Labour Costs   Labour Market

Hourly labour costs rose by 2.0% in the euro area (EA19) and by 2.7% in the EU28 in the first quarter of 2018,
compared with the same quarter of the previous year. In the fourth quarter of 2017, hourly labour costs increased
by 1.4% and 2.3% respectively. These figures are published by Eurostat, the statistical office of the European

Original title:  Annual growth in labour costs at 2.0% in euro area