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 Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19
Australia 101.10 Mar/18 102 102 102 102
Austria 113.30 Mar/18 114 114 115 120
Belgium 110.20 Mar/18 110 110 110 110
Brazil 105.74 May/18 117 125 115 115
Bulgaria 155.47 Mar/18 133 133 160 148
Canada 117.22 Mar/18 118 119 119 119
China 103.50 Mar/18 104 102 104 104
Croatia 97.60 Mar/18 91.84 91.77 91.76 91.76
Cyprus 90.65 Mar/18 93.12 93.36 93.29 93.31
Czech Republic 119.71 Mar/18 118 121 125 125
Denmark 108.20 Mar/18 109 109 109 109
Estonia 134.37 Mar/18 132 132 135 135
Euro Area 102.50 Mar/18 105 116 102 112
European Union 106.60 Mar/18 107 113 107 113
Finland 107.75 Mar/18 107 108 108 108
France 107.30 Mar/18 108 109 109 109
Germany 113.11 Mar/18 115 116 116 117
Greece 90.30 Mar/18 80.1 95.9 89.1 90.2
Hungary 130.00 Mar/18 125 124 124 124
Ireland 72.10 Dec/17 85 85 82 86
Italy 104.80 Mar/18 106 107 107 108
Latvia 133.07 Mar/18 133 133 133 133
Lithuania 143.70 Mar/18 150 152 154 156
Luxembourg 99.37 Apr/18 103 102 102 102
Malta 119.81 Mar/18 102 109 120 114
Mauritius 132.30 Dec/17 132 133 133 133
Mexico 79.50 Apr/18 84 102 84.37 84.36
Netherlands 101.90 Mar/18 103 104 104 104
New Zealand 1162.00 Mar/18 1172 1177 1182 1186
Norway 120.80 Mar/18 120 123 123 129
Poland 111.80 Mar/18 116 103 106 105
Portugal 95.50 Mar/18 96.7 107 102 97.4
Romania 142.60 Mar/18 118 118 118 118
Serbia 100.96 Mar/18 104 104 104 104
Singapore 122.00 Mar/18 109 121 122 110
Slovakia 115.30 Mar/18 106 120 119 115
Slovenia 111.36 Mar/18 114 115 116 117
South Africa 148.30 Dec/17 153 155 156 158
South Korea 145.80 Sep/17 158 137 153 132
Spain 105.10 Dec/17 97.5 106 99.8 104
Sweden 130.70 Apr/18 132 133 134 135
Taiwan 89.84 Mar/18 109 109 109 109
Thailand 89.45 Mar/18 95.9 101 93.2 95.2
Turkey 147.86 Mar/18 155 160 165 170
United Kingdom 103.80 Mar/18 106 106 106 107
United States 110.16 Mar/18 111 111 111 112