Switzerland's non-farm payrolls rose 1.6 percent from a year earlier to 5.070 million in the third quarter of 2018, following a 2.1 percent advance in the previous three-month period. Employment in the industrial sector grew 1.8 percent to 1.097 million, as increases were seen in manufacturing (1.9 percent) and construction (1.6 percent). In addition, payrolls in services went up 1.6 percent to 3.973 million, driven by gains in hotels and restaurants (4.2 percent), business services (3 percent), health (2.9 percent), transport and communication (2.4 percent) and education (0.9 percent). Meanwhile, employment fell in trade (-1.7 percent) and financial and insurance activities (-1.3 percent). Non Farm Payrolls in Switzerland averaged 4340.44 Thousand from 1991 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 5070 Thousand in the third quarter of 2018 and a record low of 3841 Thousand in the first quarter of 1997.

Non Farm Payrolls in Switzerland is expected to be 4991.00 Thousand by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Non Farm Payrolls in Switzerland to stand at 5128.45 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Switzerland Non Farm Payrolls is projected to trend around 5025.00 Thousand in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-02-26 08:15 AM Non Farm Payrolls 4.962M 4.956M 4.963M 4.964M
2018-06-04 07:15 AM Non Farm Payrolls 4.961M 4.962M 4.999M 4.975M
2018-08-28 07:15 AM Non Farm Payrolls 5.048M 4.961M 4.985M 4.983M
2018-11-26 08:15 AM Non Farm Payrolls 5.07M 5.048M 5.051M
2019-02-26 08:15 AM Non Farm Payrolls 4991
2019-06-04 07:15 AM Non Farm Payrolls 4995
2019-08-28 07:15 AM Non Farm Payrolls 4999


Switzerland Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 2.50 2.40 5.70 1.50 percent [+]
Employed Persons 5046.00 5025.00 5063.00 3242.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 110474.00 107315.00 206291.00 26.00 [+]
Productivity 104.72 102.90 104.72 77.83 Index Points [+]
Job Vacancies 31047.00 36850.00 36850.00 6062.00 [+]
Wages 6260.00 6235.00 6260.00 5082.00 CHF/Month [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 113.10 113.20 113.20 100.00 Index Points [+]
Population 8.48 8.42 8.48 5.30 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 64.00 64.00 64.00 63.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.00 65.00 65.00 65.00 [+]
Wage Growth 0.80 0.80 7.80 0.10 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 2.40 2.40 5.70 1.40 percent [+]
Job Offers 72133.00 73674.00 78215.00 29043.00 [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 68.40 68.40 68.80 66.80 percent [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 1.80 1.90 2.00 1.40 percent [+]
Non Farm Payrolls 5070.00 5048.00 5070.00 3841.00 Thousand [+]
Part Time Employment 1699.40 1649.50 1699.40 1064.50 Thousand [+]
Employment Change 0.30 0.30 1.20 -0.60 percent [+]
Employment Rate 79.90 79.40 81.30 76.90 percent [+]
Full Time Employment 2776.40 2798.30 2839.10 2628.90 Thousand [+]


Switzerland Non Farm Payrolls

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Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
5070.00 5048.00 5070.00 3841.00 1991 - 2018 Thousand Quarterly
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Country Last Previous
Brazil 57.73 Oct/18
Canada 16658.00 Aug/18
France 25173.60 Sep/18
Switzerland 5070.00 Sep/18
United States 155.00 Nov/18


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