Labour Cost Index, 3Q 2014, INE

Page created: Friday, 14 November 2014 12:00GMT | Updated: Friday, 14 November 2014 13:46GMT

Press Release:  14 November 2014 - 8 Page(s)
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The Labour Cost Index working days adjusted increased by 0.5% in the 3rd quarter of 2014, compared with the same period in 2013. In the previous quarter, it was recorded an increase of 3.2%.
The two main labour cost items are wage costs and other costs (per hour actually worked). Wage costs decreased by 1.9% from the same period a year earlier and other costs increased by 8.4%.



Original title:  The Labour Cost Index increased by 0.5% from the same quarter in 2013 - 3rd Quarter 2014