More hours worked in temp jobs

29/06/2006 10:35

The index of the number of hours worked in temp jobs phase A in the first quarter of 2006, corrected for seasonal influences, was 105 (2000=100). This is a 3 percent increase on the preceding quarter. In the fourth quarter there was a 6 percent increase. The number of hours worked in temp jobs phase A has been rising since the first quarter of 2004. For 2004 as a whole, the increase was 6 percent, for 2005 nearly 18 percent.

Phase A include temp workers working for temp agencies on a contract basis, without being regular terms of employment. In phase A it is easy for both parties, employer and employee, to quit work. Easier than in phases B and C.

Hours worked in temp jobs phase A

Hours worked in temp jobs phase A