Average weekly paid hours in Ireland were 32.5 across the economic sectors in the fourth quarter of 2018, an increase of 0.3 percent from the same period of the previous year. There are sectoral variations in average weekly paid hours with workers in the Industry sector recording the highest number at 38.4 followed by the Construction sector at 37.0. The sectors with the lowest average weekly paid hours were the Education sector at 23.7 and the Accommodation and food service activities sector at 27.1. Average Weekly Hours in Ireland averaged 31.94 from 2008 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 32.80 in the second quarter of 2008 and a record low of 30.90 in the first quarter of 2011.

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Ireland Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 5.60 5.70 17.30 3.90 percent [+]
Employed Persons 2272.20 2265.00 2272.20 1567.70 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 128.80 143.80 356.20 69.90 Thousand [+]
Unemployment Change -2693.00 -42.00 36254.00 -32270.00 Persons [+]
Part Time Employment 461.40 455.70 499.90 268.40 Thousand [+]
Full Time Employment 1815.00 1795.50 1815.00 1299.00 Thousand [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 62.20 62.10 66.70 59.80 percent [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 2.10 2.00 9.80 1.20 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 13.80 13.90 31.60 6.30 percent [+]
Labour Costs 74.20 72.10 119.10 71.10 Index Points [+]
Minimum Wages 9.80 9.55 9.80 5.58 EUR/Hour [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 877.30 855.00 893.00 37.03 EUR/Week [+]
Population 4.84 4.78 4.84 2.82 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 66.00 66.00 66.00 65.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 66.00 66.00 66.00 65.00 [+]
Initial Jobless Claims 36359.00 36758.00 196988.00 20203.00 Persons [+]
Productivity 147.10 144.70 147.10 57.80 Index Points [+]
Wage Growth 4.10 3.50 4.10 -2.90 percent [+]
Wages 761.65 742.75 761.65 676.58 EUR/Week [+]
Average Hourly Earnings 23.46 22.62 23.46 20.52 EUR [+]
Average Weekly Hours 32.50 32.80 32.80 30.90 [+]
Employment Change 0.40 0.80 2.50 -3.70 percent [+]
Employment Rate 69.10 69.10 72.50 59.30 percent [+]


Ireland Average Weekly Paid Hours

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Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
32.50 32.80 32.80 30.90 2008 - 2018 Quarterly
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