Business turnover, employment, wage and hours worked index in retail trade
Retail Trade Turnover index recorded a slightly negative year-on-year change rate - August 2013
30 September 2013
The retail trade turnover index (seasonally adjusted and at constant prices) registered a year-on-year change rate of -0.1% in August 2013 (-1.6% in the previous month). In August, the year-on-year change rates of the indices of employment, number of hours worked adjusted for working days and wages and salaries were -4.0%, -5.3% and 5.3%, respectively (-4.5%, -5.8% and -5.9% in July, by the same order).
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