Labour Cost Index, Q2 2015, INE

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Press Release:  14 August 2015 - 8 Page(s)
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The Labour Cost Index working days adjusted increased by 1.2% in the 2nd quarter of 2015, compared with the same period in 2014. In the previous quarter, it was recorded an increase of 4.5%.
The two main labour cost items are wage costs and other costs (per hour actually worked). Wage costs increased by 1.5% from the same period a year earlier and other costs increased by 0.2%.



Original title:  The Labour Cost Index increased by 1.2% from the same quarter in 2014 - 2nd Quarter 2015