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Industry Turnover Index decreased 0.1%
Business turnover, employment, wage and hours worked indices in industry
Industry Turnover Index decreased 0.1% - December 2018
08 February 2019

Summary

Industry turnover year-on-year nominal change rate was -0.1% in December (-2.2% in the previous month). Domestic market index recorded a null change rate (1.4% in the previous month), whereas the non-domestic market index decreased 0.2% (-7.1% in November). In the 4th quarter 2018, industry turnover index grew 1.0% (5.0% in the 3rd quarter. For the year 2018, the average change rate was 4.2% (8.7% in 2017).
Employment, wages and salaries and hours worked indices change rates were 1.7%, 3.9% and 3.3%, respectively (1.6%,  6.1% and 1.1% in November, by the same order). For the year 2018, the average change rate of employment, wages and salaries and hours worked (gross data) indices were, respectively, 2.7%, 5.2% and 2.7% (3.0%, 5.3% and 2.8% in 2017, by the same order). Wages and salaries per capita shifted from 2.3% in 2017 to 2.5% in 2018, while wages and salaries per hour rose 2.5% (the same change rate was observed in 2017).


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