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Wage Rate Index - 3rd Quarter 2017

Highlights
 
The wage rate index increased by 1.0% from 103.2 in the second quarter of 2017 to 104.2 in the third quarter of 2017. 
 
2.        The private sector registered a rise of 1.3% and the public sector a lower rise of 0.5%.
 
3.          Main changes from the 2nd Quarter to the 3rd Quarter of 2017 are as follows:
 
                       
 
 
Weight
Change
 
 
 
 
 
Public Sector
46%
+0.5%
 
 
 
 
 
General Government (Ministries & Departments, Municipalities, District Councils and Rodrigues Regional Assembly)
 
34%
 
+0.3%
 
Public Enterprises
12%
+1.0%
 
 
 
 
 
Private Sector
54%
+1.3%
 
 
 
 
Of which
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Agriculture, forestry and fishing
2%
+19.0%
 
Manufacturing
11%
+1.2%
 
Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles
7%
+0.2%
 
Accommodation and food service activities
7%
+0.4%
 
Financial and insurance activities
5%
+1.6%
 
 
 
 
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December 2017