Labour price index; index figures 2015=100; National Accounts


This table provides information on labour price developments, i.e. the development of wage costs per hour worked by employees, corrected for changes in the personnel structure.

Data available from:
2001

Status of the figures:
Data from 2001 up to and including 2017 are final. The figures concerning 2018, 2019 and 2020 are provisional.

Changes as of July 2020:
Compared to the previous version the figures for the reference period '2019 April - 2020 March' are added and the figures are adjusted as from '2017 April - 2018 March'.

When will new figures become available?
New figures are published three to four months after the end of the reference period.

Labour price index; index figures 2015=100; National Accounts

Sector/branches (SIC 2008) Periods Labour price index (2015=100) Year-on-year change price of labour (%) Wage costs per hour worked (2015=100) Year-on-year change wage costs per hour (%) Structural effect (%)
A-U All economic activities 2015 January - 2015 December 100.0 0.2 100.0 0.0 -0.1
A-U All economic activities 2015 April - 2016 March 100.4 0.4 100.4 0.2 -0.2
A-U All economic activities 2015 July - 2016 June 99.8 -0.5 99.7 -0.7 -0.2
A-U All economic activities 2015 October - 2016 September 100.2 -0.4 100.1 -0.6 -0.2
A-U All economic activities 2016 January - 2016 December 101.0 1.0 100.7 0.7 -0.3
A-U All economic activities 2016 April - 2017 March 100.4 0.0 100.1 -0.3 -0.3
A-U All economic activities 2016 July - 2017 June 101.1 1.3 100.7 1.0 -0.3
A-U All economic activities 2016 October - 2017 September 101.5 1.3 100.9 0.8 -0.5
A-U All economic activities 2017 January - 2017 December 102.6 1.6 101.7 1.0 -0.5
A-U All economic activities 2017 April - 2018 March* 103.5 3.0 102.5 2.4 -0.6
A-U All economic activities 2017 July - 2018 June* 104.1 2.9 103.0 2.3 -0.6
A-U All economic activities 2017 October - 2018 September* 104.7 3.2 103.6 2.7 -0.5
A-U All economic activities 2018 January - 2018 December* 104.9 2.2 103.7 1.9 -0.3
A-U All economic activities 2018 April - 2019 March* 105.7 2.2 104.5 1.9 -0.2
A-U All economic activities 2018 July - 2019 June* 106.1 1.9 104.9 1.8 -0.1
A-U All economic activities 2018 October - 2019 September* 106.4 1.6 105.3 1.6 0.0
A-U All economic activities 2019 January - 2019 December* 107.2 2.3 106.1 2.4 0.1
A-U All economic activities 2019 April - 2020 March* 107.9 2.1 107.0 2.4 0.3
Source: CBS.
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