Decrease in payroll employment in Q3 2014Payroll employment - 3rd Quarter 2014

In Q3 2014, payroll employment in principally market sectors decreased sharply by 0.3% q-o-q (-55,200 jobs), after a slight increase in the previous quarter. Excluding temporary work, employment dropped in Q3 2014 (-33,400 jobs). Services collapsed this quarter (-0.3% after +0.3%).

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Paru le : 10/12/2014
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In Q3 2014, payroll employment in principally market sectors decreased sharply by 0.3% q-o-q (-55,200 jobs), after a slight increase in the previous quarter. Excluding temporary work, employment dropped in Q3 2014 (-33,400 jobs). Services collapsed this quarter (-0.3% after +0.3%).

Sharp decline in temporary employment

Temporary employment shrank this quarter : -4.0% (-21,800 jobs), after +2.3 % in Q2 2014 (+12,200 jobs).

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

SA data in thousands
Payroll employment change in the competitive sector : thousands …
Change in 3 months Change in 1 year Level
2014 2014 2014 2014
Q2 Q3 Q3 Q3
Principally market sectors 7,0 –55,2 –59,7 15825,2
Goods-producing industries excl. Construction –10,8 –11,3 –38,1 3143,9
Manufacturing –11,1 –11,9 –39,2 2777,0
Construction –10,5 –15,2 –36,8 1362,8
Services 28,3 –28,7 15,3 11318,5
of which : Temporary employment 12,2 –21,8 –6,4 518,5
Principally non-market sectors (*) 2,8 4,0 23,3 1982,6
Total competitive sector (*) 9,8 –51,1 –36,4 17807,8

    tableau_2 – ... PercentagePayroll employment in principally market sectors and the contributions

    SA data in %
    ... PercentagePayroll employment in principally market sectors and the contributions
    Change in 3 months Change in 1 year
    2014 2014 2014
    Q2 Q3 Q3
    Principally market sectors 0,0 –0,3 –0,4
    Goods-producing industries excl. Construction –0,3 –0,4 –1,2
    Manufacturing –0,4 –0,4 –1,4
    Construction –0,8 –1,1 –2,6
    Services 0,3 –0,3 0,1
    of which : Temporary employment 2,3 –4,0 –1,2
    Principally non-market sectors (*) 0,1 0,2 1,2
    Total competitive sector (*) 0,1 –0,3 –0,2
    • (*) Excl. Agriculture and public employees in non-markets sectors (administration, health, education and social activity) ; na : not available
    • Source : INSEE
    • Source : INSEE

    tableau_4 – Payroll employment change in the competitive sector (*)

    SA data in thousands
    Payroll employment change in the competitive sector (*)
    Code Change in 3 months Change in 1 year Level
    Naf 2014 2014 2014 2014
    rev.2 Q2 Q3 Q3 Q3
    DE Electricity, gas, steam, and air conditioning supply ; water supply, sewerage, waste management and remediation activities 0,3 0,6 1,1 366,9
    C1 Manufacture of food products beverage and tobacco products –0,2 –0,1 –0,4 544,3
    C2 Manufacture of coke, and refined petroleum products 0,1 –0,1 –0,2 9,5
    C3 Manufacture of computer, electronic and electrical products; manufacture of machinery and equipment –2,0 –3,2 –5,8 432,3
    C4 Manufacture of transport equipment –3,1 –1,7 –9,1 350,8
    C5 Other manufacturing –5,8 –6,7 –23,8 1440,0
    FZ Construction –10,5 –15,2 –36,8 1362,8
    GZ Wholesale and retail trade ; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles 4,3 –10,9 –1,9 2999,6
    HZ Transportation and storage –1,2 –1,7 –7,3 1337,3
    IZ Accommodation and food service activities 6,8 –1,8 6,7 978,6
    JZ Information and communication –1,4 2,1 –1,9 702,1
    KZ Financial and insurance activities 0,6 2,0 3,5 847,0
    LZ Real estate activities 0,2 –0,5 –0,9 231,4
    MN Professional, scientific and technical activities; administrative and support service activities 16,4 –19,5 18,4 2939,5
    of which : Temporary employment 12,2 –21,8 –6,4 518,5
    OQ Public administration and defence ; compulsory social security; education; human health and social work activities 2,8 4,0 23,3 1982,6
    RU Other service activities 2,7 1,5 –1,4 1282,9
    • (*) Excl. Agriculture and public employees in non-markets sectors (administration, health, education and social activity)
    • Source : INSEE