MIL OSI – Source: Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt – In English –
Headline: Number of employees in manufacturing in February 2018: +2.7% year on year
WIESBADEN – At the end of February 2018, 5.6 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 147,000 persons or 2.7% against February 2017.
The number of hours worked in February 2018 increased 1.4% from a year earlier, reaching 703 million – at equal numbers of working days.
The earnings amounted to 22.1 billion euros; that was 4.2% more than in February 2017.
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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