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Employment Change q/q

Country: European Union
Source: Eurostat
Sector: Labor
Low 0.4% 0.3%
0.5% Revised from 0.4%
Last release Importance Actual Forecast
Previous
0.3%
0.4%
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Employment Change q/q shows the change in the number of people employed in the euro area in the given quarter compared to the previous one. The calculation includes the full and part-time employment, as well as hired labor and self-employment.

The index increase indicates a strengthening economy and allows forecasting the growth in consumer spending. Therefore, the current value exceeding the forecast one impacts EUR positively.

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History

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Date (GMT)
Reference
Actual
Forecast
Previous
2 Q 2017
0.4%
0.3%
0.5% Revised from 0.4%
1 Q 2017
0.4%
0.2%
0.4% Revised from 0.3%
4 Q 2016
0.3%
0.2%
3 Q 2016
0.2%
0.4%
2 Q 2016
0.4%
0.4% Revised from 0.3%
1 Q 2016
0.3%
0.3%
4 Q 2015
0.3%
0.3%
3 Q 2015
0.3%
0.4% Revised from 0.3%
2 Q 2015
0.3%
0.2% Revised from 0.1%
1 Q 2015
0.1%
0.1%