Decrease in employment in Q3 2014, essentially in temporary employment (flash estimate)Flash estimate of payroll employment - 3rd Quarter 2014

In Q3 2014, payroll employment in principally market sectors decreased q-o-q (-34,100 jobs, -0.2%), after an increase in the previous quarter (+8,300). Industry dropped this quarter (-0.4%), as well as construction

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Paru le : 14/11/2014
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In Q3 2014, payroll employment in principally market sectors decreased q-o-q (-34,100 jobs, -0.2%), after an increase in the previous quarter (+8,300). Industry dropped this quarter (-0.4%), as well as construction

(-0.8%). Employment in services fell too (-0.1%, after +0.2%) due to temporary work. Excluding temporary work, employment in services rose over the quarter (+12 900) and year-on-year (+36 400). Excluding temporary work, employment shrinks over a year (-35 300 jobs).

Sharp decline in temporary employment

Temporary employment dropped in Q32014 (-22,900 jobs, -4.2%), after a rise in the previous quarter (+2.6%). It remained roughly stable year-on-year.

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
2014 2014 2014 2014
Q2 Q3 Q3 Q3
Principally market sectors 8,3 –34,1 –37,7 15840,9
Goods-producing industries excl. Construction –8,1 –13,0 –39,0 3142,8
Construction –8,8 –11,1 –32,8 1366,6
Services 25,2 –10,0 34,0 11331,5
of which: Temporary employment* 14,0 –22,9 –2,4 519,0

    tableau_2 – ... Percentage

    SA data in %
    ... Percentage
    Change in 3 months Change in 1 year
    2014 2014 2014
    Q2 Q3 Q3
    Principally market sectors 0,1 –0,2 –0,2
    Goods-producing industries excl. Construction –0,3 –0,4 –1,2
    Construction –0,6 –0,8 –2,3
    Services 0,2 –0,1 0,3
    of which: Temporary employment* 2,6 –4,2 –0,5
    • 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