Cyprus News Agency

Trending-news
     CNA   House plenary convenes in extraordinary meeting to debate report on collapse of CCB     CNA   House President praises Cyprus-India relations     CNA   FM to discuss Cyprus issue, bilateral ties, energy and security in US meetings     CNA   Government takes steps to prepare in case of disorderly Brexit, FM says     CNA   Cyprus and Portugal underline wish to enhance cooperation in maritime transport     CNA   Sports tourism should be an integral part of Cyprus’ tourist product, Deputy Minister says     CNA   

archieve photo

Government labour force increases 2.2% in 2018
CNA - CYPRUS/Nicosia 11/01/2019 13:46


Government labour force increased 2.2% in 2018, due to recruitment of temporary staff.
 
According to a press release by the Statistical Service of Cyprus, in December 2018 the government labour force increased by 1.107 persons (2.2%) in comparison to the corresponding month of 2017 and reached 51,846 persons.
 
Temporary staff increased by 12.6% and reached 16,867 persons compared to 14,980 persons in December 2017. Permanent staff decreased by 780 persons (-2.2%).
 
Compared to December 2017 there is an increase in all the categories of government labour force except in the category of Civil Service. The largest increase is observed in the category of Hourly Paid Workers (11.1%) in which the casual staff increased by 121.9% (992 persons).
 
Compared to November 2018, the staff of the Education category increased by 0.6% (87 person

(CNA)

*The full text of the news item is available in the paid version of the CNA web service. Subscription Form

*CNA reserves the copyright to the news stories it files, which is granted to subscribers for specific use only.
   

Closing:22/03/2019
Volume:482.816,74
CSE:64,810  -0,520%
FTSE/CySE:38,840  -0,540%
Nicosia24°C
Larnaca21°C