MIL OSI – Source: Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt – In English –
Headline: Number of employees in manufacturing in September 2017: +1.9% year on year
WIESBADEN – At the end of September 2017, 5.5 million people worked in local units of manufacturing with 50 or more persons employed in Germany. As reported by the Federal Statistical Office (Destatis) on the basis of provisional results, that was a rise by about 102,000 persons or 1.9% against September 2016.
The number of hours worked in September 2017 decreased 1.4% from a year earlier, reaching 706 million – here it has to be considered that there was one working day less than in September 2016.
The earnings amounted to 21.9 billion euros; that was 3.4% more than in September 2016.
Basic data and long time series are available in tables Persons employed and turnover of local units in manufacturing 42111-0002 and 42111-0004 in the GENESIS-Online database.
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