Slight increase in employment in Q2 2014 (flash estimate)Flash estimate of payroll employment - 2nd Quarter 2014

In Q2 2014, payroll employment in principally market sectors raised q-o-q (+15,300 jobs), after a decrease in the previous quarter (-21,700). Industry and construction dropped this quarter, whereas services recovered. Excluding temporary work, employment remained stable in Q2 2014 (+2,800 jobs).

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Paru le : 14/08/2014
Prochaine parution le : 10/11/2017 at 08:45 - third quarter 2017

In Q2 2014, payroll employment in principally market sectors raised q-o-q (+15,300 jobs), after a decrease in the previous quarter (-21,700). Industry and construction dropped this quarter, whereas services recovered. Excluding temporary work, employment remained stable in Q2 2014 (+2,800 jobs).

Increase in temporary employment

Temporary employment improved this quarter (+12,500 jobs), remaining at the level of mid 2013.

tableau_1 – Payroll employment change in the competitive sectors: thousands…

SA data in thousands
Payroll employment change in the competitive sectors: thousands…
Change in 3 months Change in 1 year Level
2013 2014 2014 2014
Q1 Q2 Q2 Q2
Principally market sectors –21,7 15,3 7,4 15896,5
Goods-producing industries excl. Construction –7,2 –9,2 –36,6 3160,6
Construction –4,3 –7,8 –23,7 1382,3
Services –10,2 32,3 67,8 11353,5
of which: Temporary employment* –26,2 12,5 11,6 529,9

    tableau_2 – ... Percentage

    SA data in %
    ... Percentage
    Change in 3 months Change in 1 year
    2013 2014 2014
    Q1 Q2 Q2
    Principally market sectors –0,1 0,1 0,0
    Goods-producing industries excl. Construction –0,2 –0,3 –1,1
    Construction –0,3 –0,6 –1,7
    Services –0,1 0,3 0,6
    of which: Temporary employment* –4,8 2,4 2,2
    • 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