Labour Costs - Forecast - 2018-2020

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 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19
Australia 101.20 Dec/17 100 100 100 100
Austria 113.30 Mar/18 118 114 114 115
Belgium 109.80 Dec/17 110 110 110 110
Brazil 136.43 Apr/18 122 133 125 133
Bulgaria 125.52 Dec/17 125 125 125 125
Canada 116.91 Dec/17 118 118 119 119
China 103.50 Mar/18 104 104 102 104
Croatia 87.10 Dec/17 86.82 86.15 86.66 86.27
Cyprus 104.33 Dec/17 90.2 84.33 103 91.57
Czech Republic 114.18 Dec/17 114 111 110 110
Denmark 107.38 Dec/17 107 107 107 107
Estonia 128.48 Dec/17 128 127 128 127
Euro Area 114.00 Dec/17 112 105 116 102
European Union 114.20 Dec/17 114 108 114 108
Finland 107.64 Dec/17 108 108 108 108
France 107.20 Dec/17 108 108 109 109
Germany 113.11 Mar/18 114 115 116 116
Greece 94.10 Dec/17 89.9 80.1 95.9 89.1
Hungary 115.20 Dec/17 115 114 115 114
Ireland 72.10 Dec/17 82 85 85 82
Italy 104.90 Dec/17 106 106 107 107
Latvia 132.25 Dec/17 130 129 130 129
Lithuania 140.20 Dec/17 137 137 137 137
Luxembourg 94.69 Feb/18 109 94.82 109 114
Malta 108.30 Dec/17 108 103 108 104
Mauritius 132.30 Dec/17 130 130 129 129
Mexico 85.00 Mar/18 86.37 86.6 102 86.51
Netherlands 104.10 Dec/17 104 94.22 104 94.23
New Zealand 1162.00 Mar/18 1152 1152 1152 1152
Norway 120.80 Mar/18 129 120 123 123
Poland 102.10 Dec/17 104 116 103 106
Portugal 106.90 Dec/17 102 96.7 107 102
Romania 97.60 Dec/17 103 105 104 104
Serbia 109.87 Feb/18 104 104 104 104
Singapore 122.00 Mar/18 112 109 121 121
Slovakia 116.50 Dec/17 112 104 109 106
Slovenia 112.23 Dec/17 110 110 110 110
South Africa 146.50 Sep/17 146 146 146 146
South Korea 145.80 Sep/17 135 158 137 153
Spain 105.10 Dec/17 103 97.5 106 99.8
Sweden 129.90 Feb/18 127 128 128 128
Taiwan 89.84 Mar/18 109 109 109 109
Thailand 93.29 Dec/17 104 95.93 101 93.23
Turkey 239.21 Dec/17 246 250 254 258
United Kingdom 105.50 Dec/17 105 106 106 106
United States 109.97 Mar/18 109 109 109 109