Employees

Employees & persons employed: second quarter 2021

Economic indicators
Employees & persons employed: second quarter 2021

The gross index of the number of employees in industry without construction amounted to 104.34 in the second quarter of 2021. This represents an increase of 0.2% compared to the second quarter of 2020.

The gross index of the number of employees in construction amounted to 107.13 in the second quarter of 2021. This represents an increase of 1.6% compared to the second quarter of 2020.

The gross index of the number of employees in trade and repair amounted to 105.97 in the second quarter of 2021. This represents an increase of 1.2% compared to the second quarter of 2020.

The gross index of the number of employees in services amounted to 119.6 in the second quarter of 2021. This represents an increase of 4.6% compared to the second quarter of 2020.

The figures for the second quarter of 2021 are provisional.

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The gross index of the number of persons employed in industry without construction amounted to 104.79 in the second quarter of 2021. This represents an increase of 0.6% compared to the second quarter of 2020.

The gross index of the number of persons employed in construction amounted to 115.15 in the second quarter of 2021. This represents an increase of 5.1% compared to the second quarter of 2020.

The gross index of the number of persons employed in trade and repair amounted to 106.54 in the second quarter of 2021. This represents an increase of 2.7% compared to the second quarter of 2020.

The gross index of the number of persons employed in services amounted to 118.2 in the second quarter of 2021. This represents an increase of 4.9% compared to the second quarter of 2020.

Figures for the second quarter of 2021 are provisional.

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What changes from July 2018

As July 2018 (reference quarter=first quarter 2018), these indices will be published with reference year=100 in 2015.

These results have been reviewed.

Purpose and brief description

The index of the number of people in employment is based on ONSS figures (for employees for whom ONSS is paid) and INASTI figures (INASTI: National Institute for the Social Security of the Self-employed). (Includes the self-employed and assistants who are not liable for ONSS).

Population

Enterprises affiliated to ONSS or INASTI that practise their economic activity in NACE Rev. sections B to N (Industry, construction, retail trade and services).

Frequency

Quarterly.

Timing publication

Results available 2 months after the reference period

Definitions

Indices of Employees :The index of employees is based on NSSO figures and comprises all employees for whom NOSS is paid.

Indices index of the number of persons employed : The index of the number of people in employment is based on ONSS figures (for employees for whom ONSS is paid) and INASTI figures (INASTI: National Institute for the Social Security of the Self-employed). (Includes the self-employed and assistants who are not liable for ONSS).

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