Labour Costs | Forecast | 2016-2020

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 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 2020
Australia 99.30 Mar/17   99.32 98.86 98.49 98.46 97.14
Austria 110.40 Mar/17   113 110 113 110 113
Belgium 108.00 Mar/17   108 108 108 108 108
Brazil 138.66 May/17   135 130 120 122 139
Bulgaria 146.97 Mar/17   151 150 150 150 150
Canada 115.48 Mar/17   117 117 118 116 123
China 103.60 Mar/17   103 103 103 103 103
Croatia 96.30 Mar/17   93.76 82.84 87.01 95.11 86.46
Cyprus 90.51 Mar/17   94.39 93.38 93.64 93.57 93.59
Czech Republic 113.13 Mar/17   109 109 113 115 115
Denmark 106.63 Mar/17   107 107 107 107 108
Estonia 128.85 Mar/17   128 126 126 129 128
Euro Area 100.40 Mar/17   110 103 114 99.3 120
European Union 103.50 Mar/17   110 104 110 104 110
Finland 108.74 Mar/17   108 108 107 107 105
France 106.80 Mar/17   109 109 110 108 119
Germany 111.34 Mar/17   115 116 118 112 126
Greece 88.80 Mar/17   88.6 79.5 95.6 89 96.6
Hong Kong 141.70 Dec/16   139 139 139 139 139
Hungary 124.30 Mar/17   120 116 119 128 131
Ireland 81.10 Dec/16   85 87 89 92 110
Italy 106.76 Mar/17   106 107 108 109 117
Latvia 131.73 Dec/16   134 135 135 134 134
Lithuania 132.00 Mar/17   135 137 139 140 143
Luxembourg 111.05 Apr/17   110 111 110 110 110
Malta 117.06 Mar/17   113 103 107 117 107
Mauritius 129.70 Dec/16   130 130 129 129 129
Mexico 79.80 Apr/17   77 81 101 75.04 105
Netherlands 103.90 Dec/16   116 99.01 104 102 105
New Zealand 1141.00 Mar/17   1145 1150 1154 1158 1203
Norway 119.70 Mar/17   120 124 116 120 119
Poland 95.10 Dec/16   104 108 99.5 106 106
Portugal 93.10 Mar/17   98.6 94.1 102 93.4 103
Romania 126.30 Mar/17   111 109 108 108 108
Serbia 94.69 Mar/17   104 102 102 102 102
Singapore 123.30 Mar/17   110 110 120 126 122
Slovakia 109.70 Mar/17   105 98.35 113 111 115
Slovenia 105.30 Mar/17   106 107 107 108 112
South Africa 142.40 Dec/16   148 148 149 151 163
South Korea 134.10 Dec/16   127 142 139 153 151
Spain 97.70 Mar/17   103 97.8 105 98.1 114
Sweden 126.40 Mar/17   127 128 129 130 138
Taiwan 99.09 Apr/17   107 105 105 105 105
Thailand 98.11 Dec/16   105 104 103 104 104
Turkey 224.57 Mar/17   217 225 205 248 254
United Kingdom 102.60 Dec/16   104 104 105 105 110
United States 110.04 Mar/17   110 110 111 111 114