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Ongoing decrease of employment in Q4 2012 (flash estimate)

Flash estimate - Job creation in competitive sectors - 4th Quarter 2012

In Q4 2012, payroll employment in principally market sectors is expected to decrease q-o-q (–28,100 jobs), after a stronger drop in the previous quarter (-41,700). Excluding temporary work, employment is expected to decrease slightly in Q4 2012 (-14,300 jobs).

Decrease in temporary employment in Q4 2012

Temporary employment is in decline in Q4 2012 (–13,800 jobs, -2.7 %) after a stronger drop the previous quarter (–5.7 % in Q3 2012).

Payroll employment change in the competitive sectors: thousands…
SA data in thousands
Change in 3 months Change in 1 year Level
2012 2012 2012 2012
Q3 Q4 Q4 Q4
Principally market sectors –41,7 –28,1 –66,8 16033,0
Goods-producing industries excl. Construction –5,5 –13,1 –31,7 3259,0
Construction –2,7 –4,4 –9,4 1430,0
Services –33,5 –10,6 –25,7 11344,0
of which: Temporary employment* –31,3 –13,8 –65,6 502,6
... Percentage
SA data in %
Estimates from models elaborated by INSEE and DARES based on the Acemo survey data.
* Temporary employment estimates by DARES are calculated from monthly temporary lists collected by Pôle emploi.
Sources: INSEE and DARES
Change in 3 months Change in 1 year
2012 2012 2012
Q3 Q4 Q4
Principally market sectors –0,3 –0,2 –0,4
Goods-producing industries excl. Construction –0,2 –0,4 –1,0
Construction –0,2 –0,3 –0,7
Services –0,3 –0,1 –0,2
of which: Temporary employment* –5,7 –2,7 –11,5

Informations Rapides

n° 37 - February 14, 2013

Flash estimate of Job creation - 4st Quarter 2012

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