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Wage Rate Index 1st Quarter 2014

Wage Rate Index – 1st Quarter 2014
                       The wage rate index for the first quarter 2014 (Base: 4th quarter 2011 = 100) increased by 1.9% or 2.2 points to reach 119.5 from 117.3 in the fourth quarter 2013.
2.       Main changes registered in the sub indices from 4th Quarter 2013 to 1st Quarter 2014 are:
Human health and social work activities
Water supply, sewerage, waste management and remediation activities
Mining and quarrying
Public administration and defence, compulsory social security
Other service activities
Agriculture, forestry and fishing
- 0.7%
3.         The wage rate index for the General Government sector which comprises Ministries, Government departments and agencies operating under them, municipalities, district councils and Rodrigues Regional Assembly increased by 3.3% to  reach 130.7 in 1st Quarter 2014 from 126.5 in fourth quarter 2013. This sector accounts for around 32% of the total weight of the wage rate index.
Statistics Mauritius
June 2014