This page provides forecasts for Labour Costs including a long-term outlook for the next decades, medium-term expectations for the next four quarters and short-term market predictions.


Last Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19
Australia 100.60 Jun/18 101 101 101 101
Austria 113.00 Sep/18 114 114 119 114
Belgium 111.00 Jun/18 112 112 112 112
Brazil 99.29 Sep/18 95 90 95 100
Bulgaria 141.89 Jun/18 131 159 145 135
Canada 116.80 Jun/18 119 118 118 118
China 104.80 Sep/18 102 105 105 105
Croatia 94.70 Jun/18 92.54 92.5 92.5 92.5
Cyprus 88.94 Jun/18 91.9 92.17 92.1 92.12
Czech Republic 116.19 Jun/18 117 122 120 118
Denmark 108.77 Jun/18 109 110 110 110
Estonia 133.88 Jun/18 132 135 135 134
Euro Area 113.70 Jun/18 116 102 112 106
European Union 114.50 Jun/18 115 107 115 108
Finland 108.88 Jun/18 110 110 110 110
France 108.10 Jun/18 109 109 109 110
Germany 113.18 Jun/18 114 114 115 116
Greece 90.00 Jun/18 95.9 89.1 90.2 81.63
Hungary 124.30 Jun/18 123 123 123 123
Ireland 78.40 Jun/18 85 82 86 77
Italy 107.00 Jun/18 107 107 108 109
Latvia 112.32 Jun/18 106 103 103 105
Lithuania 147.90 Jun/18 155 158 161 163
Luxembourg 109.27 Aug/18 103 101 101 101
Malta 115.27 Jun/18 110 121 116 105
Mauritius 132.30 Dec/17 135 135 136 136
Mexico 82.30 Sep/18 102 81.93 81.96 81.95
Netherlands 115.30 Jun/18 115 106 115 106
New Zealand 1174.00 Sep/18 1179 1184 1190 1195
Norway 134.20 Jun/18 124 125 135 124
Poland 112.60 Jun/18 103 106 105 116
Portugal 103.20 Jun/18 107 102 97.4 98.5
Romania 139.30 Jun/18 125 125 124 124
Serbia 113.82 Aug/18 106 107 107 107
Singapore 107.90 Jun/18 119 122 108 110
Slovakia 111.20 Jun/18 120 119 115 110
Slovenia 112.48 Jun/18 115 115 116 117
South Africa 150.80 Mar/18 155 157 159 160
South Korea 96.50 Jun/18 137 142 138 119
Spain 102.40 Jun/18 106 99.8 104 99.5
Sweden 130.60 Aug/18 132 133 133 134
Taiwan 119.42 Jul/18 96.8 128 109 103
Thailand 89.45 Mar/18 85 89 92 88
Turkey 153.67 Jun/18 160 165 170 175
United Kingdom 103.90 Jun/18 106 106 107 108
United States 109.66 Sep/18 110 110 111 111


Labour Costs - Forecast - 2018-2020