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Wage Rate Index 1st Quarter 2015

Economic and Social Indicators
Wage Rate Index – 1st Quarter 2015
Wage Rate Index – 1st Quarter 2015
            The wage rate index for the first quarter 2015 (Base: 4th quarter 2011 = 100) increased by 3.1% or 3.8 points to reach 125.8 from 122.0 in the fourth quarter 2014.
2.       Main changes registered in the sub indices from 4th Quarter 2014 to 1st Quarter 2015 are:
Real estate activities
Other service activities
Mining and quarrying
Water supply, sewerage, waste management and remediation activities
Accommodation and food service activities
Agriculture, forestry and fishing
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 3.7% to  reach 135.2 in 1st Quarter 2015 from 130.4 in 4th Quarter 2014. This sector accounts for around 32% of the total weight of the wage rate index.
Statistics Mauritius
Ministry of Finance and Economic Development
June 2015