Employment in Ireland increased by 0.6 percent quarter-on-quarter in the fourth quarter of 2018. Employment Change in Ireland averaged 0.57 percent from 1995 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 2.50 percent in the third quarter of 1998 and a record low of -3.70 percent in the first quarter of 2009.
Employment Change in Ireland is expected to be 0.40 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Employment Change in Ireland to stand at 0.50 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Ireland Employment Change is projected to trend around 0.40 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.