In Q3 2009, the labor cost index rose slightlyLabor cost index in industry, construction and services - Third quarter of 2009

In the third quarter of 2009, the labor cost index (LCI) - wages only for all the non agricultural trade sectors rose 0.4% (seasonally adjusted data). In the second quarter, the index had risen by 1.4%.

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Paru le : 16/12/2009

The labor cost index - wages only

In the third quarter of 2009, the labor cost index (LCI) - wages only for all the non agricultural trade sectors rose 0.4% (seasonally adjusted data). In the second quarter, the index had risen by 1.4%.

In annual variation, the LCI - wages only increased by 1.4% in Q3, as in Q2.

tableauSSangl – LCI - wages only

SA - base 100 in 2008
LCI - wages only
Quarterly variations (%) Annual variations (%)
T2-09 T3-09 T2-09 T3-09
Industry 0.6 0.7 0.0 0.6
Mining and quarrying 1.4 0.6 0.6 0.1
Manufacturing 0.6 0.5 –0.2 0.4
Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply –1.0 2.4 1.0 0.8
Water supply; sewerage, waste management and remediation activities 0.7 0.5 2.5 0.9
Tertiary 1.6 0.4 2.0 1.8
Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles 0.7 0.4 1.1 0.9
Transportation and storage 1.0 –0.5 1.8 1.4
Accomodation and food service activities 1.5 1.0 0.7 1.6
Information and communication 0.0 0.8 0.7 0.8
Financial and insurance activities 8.6 –0.4 2.7 1.6
Real estate activities 0.9 0.8 0.1 1.4
Professional, scientific and technical activities –0.1 0.0 0.0 0.4
Administrative and support service activities 0.5 2.0 2.5 3.1
Construction 2.8 –0.7 1.2 0.3
TOTAL 1.4 0.4 1.4 1.4
  • Sources : Acoss, Dares, Insee