Switzerland's non-farm payrolls increased 1.2 percent from a year earlier to an all-time high of 5.109 million in the second quarter of 2019, following a 1.3 percent advance in the previous three-month period. Employment in the industrial sector grew 1.5 percent to 1.103 million, as increases were seen in manufacturing (1.5 percent) and construction (1.1 percent). In addition, payrolls in services went up 1.1 percent to 4.006 million, driven by gains in business services (2.0 percent), health (2.2 percent), transport and communication (0.9 percent), financial and insurance activities (0.7 percent), hotels and restaurants (1.1 percent), and education (0.3 percent). Meanwhile, employment fell in trade (-0.3 percent). Non Farm Payrolls in Switzerland averaged 4360.32 Thousand from 1991 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 5109 Thousand in the second quarter of 2019 and a record low of 3841 Thousand in the first quarter of 1997.

Non Farm Payrolls in Switzerland is expected to be 5128.00 Thousand by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Non Farm Payrolls in Switzerland to stand at 5065.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Switzerland Non Farm Payrolls is projected to trend around 5100.00 Thousand in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-11-26 08:15 AM Non Farm Payrolls Q3 5.07M 5.048M 5.051M
2019-02-25 07:30 AM Non Farm Payrolls Q4 5.068M 5.07M 4.991M
2019-05-27 06:30 AM Non Farm Payrolls Q1 5.071M 5.068M 5.025M
2019-08-29 06:30 AM Non Farm Payrolls Q2 5.109M 5.071M 5.095M
2019-11-26 07:30 AM Non Farm Payrolls Q3 5.109M 5.128M


Switzerland Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 2.10 2.10 5.70 1.50 percent [+]
Employed Persons 5098.00 5078.00 5098.00 3242.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 99552.00 97578.00 206291.00 26.00 [+]
Productivity 102.42 102.54 104.72 77.83 Index Points [+]
Job Vacancies 36721.00 36591.00 36832.00 6014.00 [+]
Wages 6291.00 6260.00 6291.00 5082.00 CHF/Month [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 112.40 113.10 113.20 100.00 Index Points [+]
Population 8.48 8.42 8.48 5.30 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 64.00 64.00 64.00 63.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.00 65.00 65.00 65.00 [+]
Wage Growth 0.50 0.50 7.80 0.10 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 2.50 2.10 5.70 1.40 percent [+]
Job Offers 83600.00 77273.00 83600.00 29043.00 [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 68.30 68.70 68.80 66.80 percent [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 1.70 1.80 2.00 1.40 percent [+]
Non Farm Payrolls 5109.00 5071.00 5109.00 3841.00 Thousand [+]
Part Time Employment 1698.70 1691.90 1699.40 1064.50 Thousand [+]
Employment Change 0.40 0.30 1.20 -0.60 percent [+]
Employment Rate 79.90 80.60 81.30 76.90 percent [+]
Full Time Employment 2794.30 2832.20 2841.10 2628.90 Thousand [+]


Switzerland Non Farm Payrolls

In Switzerland, Non Farm Payrolls include employee jobs in secondary and tertiary sectors, self-employed jobs, apprentices and business owners. This page provides - Switzerland Non Farm Payrolls- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Switzerland Non Farm Payrolls - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
5109.00 5071.00 5109.00 3841.00 1991 - 2019 Thousand Quarterly
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Country Last Previous
Brazil 43.82 Jul/19
Canada 16925.70 Jun/19
France 25395.90 Jun/19
Switzerland 5109.00 Jun/19
United States 130.00 Aug/19


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