Categories: Agenda

Employment in Germany shows lowest increase in last 10 years in first quarter

According to the provisional data released by the German Federal Statistical Office (Destatis), employment in the country increased by 0.3 percent in the first quarter of the year compared to the same quarter of 2019.

While the number of people participating in employment increased by 147 thousand in the first quarter, total employment was realized as 45 million 36 thousand.

“The annual increase in employment slowed noticeably even earlier this year. This low increase was recorded at 0.3 percent in the second quarter of 2010,” Destatis said.

The statement reminded that the increase in employment was 1.1 percent in the first quarter of 2019, 1 percent in the second quarter, 0.7 percent in the third quarter and 0.6 percent in the last quarter.

Compared to the last quarter of last year, total employment declined by 1 percent (467 thousand) in the first quarter.

Destatis noted that the measures taken to prevent the spread of the Kovid-19 outbreak in the second half of March led to increased uncertainty in employment estimates, adding that the increase in short-term employees since the second half of March did not affect the number of employed persons, since the employment statistics were counted as employees rather than unemployed. .

The biggest contribution to employment came from the public service sector, such as education and health, with an increase of 1.9 percent (212 thousand). The increase in employment in trade, logistics and communication technologies was 2.7 percent (37 thousand) and the increase in trade, transportation, accommodation and food services was 0.1 percent (15 thousand).

On the other hand, the decline in employment in the manufacturing sector, excluding construction, continued in the first quarter. The number of people employed by the sector decreased by 1 percent (82 thousand people) to 8 million 270 thousand in the first quarter of the year compared to the same quarter of 2019.

MulierLife

Element - Mulierlife News Editor, Magazine, popular people, Researcher author.

Leave a Comment
Share
Published by
MulierLife

Recent Posts

Iggy Azalea: the first photos of her son

First sharing from Iggy Azalea with his son The world-famous Australian singer Iggy Azalea, who…

2 hours ago

Kate Beckinsale explains that she doesn’t think of men except for sex

Kate Beckinsale: Nobody needs a man The world-famous actress Kate Beckinsale came to the fore…

2 hours ago

Arnold Schwarzenegger shared his pictures from the hospital

Master actor Arnold Schwarzenegger shared his surgery photos with the movie Terminator Arnold Schwarzenegger had…

2 hours ago

Jordyn Hagan Gaunt fake agency shocked 18-year-old model!

Jordyn Hagan Gaunt: They took my private photos Fake agency shock to the 18-year-old model!…

2 hours ago

Important statements of Cristiano Ronaldo’s girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez are on the agenda

Georgina Rodriguez, Cristiano Ronaldo's fiance, candid confessions about her past Swimming in the millions, Ronaldo's…

3 hours ago

Khabib Nurmagomedov Ends His Career – Cristiano Ronaldo Messages On The Spotlight

Congratulatory messages from famous athletes showered to Khabib Nurmagomedov For Khabib Nurmagomedov, who announced his…

1 day ago