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Job vacancies and labour turnover, 1st quarter 2020

news release no 72

According to Statistics Estonia, in the first quarter of 2020, there were 8,613 job vacancies in the enterprises, institutions and organisations of Estonia. Compared to the first quarter of 2019, the number decreased by 25%.

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Statistics Estonia’s wages and salaries application was updated with 2020 data

news release no 69

Statistics Estonia’s wages and salaries application now includes wages data for the first quarter of 2020. Also, median wages for 11 more groups of occupations were added.

Statistics Estonia’s wages and salaries application was updated with 2020 data

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Average wages and salaries, 1st quarter 2020

news release no 65

According to Statistics Estonia, in the 1st quarter of 2020, the average monthly gross wages and salaries were 1,404 euros, which is 4.8% higher than the year before. In quarterly comparison, the increase is the most modest in recent years.

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Statistics Estonia’s application adds transparency to the labour market

news release no 51

Today, Statistics Estonia presented a wages and salaries application, which visualises median wages by Estonian regions and counties for 110 most common occupations.

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Job vacancies and labour turnover, 4th quarter 2019

news release no 31

According to Statistics Estonia, in the 4th quarter of 2019, there were 10,376 job vacancies in the enterprises, institutions and organisations of Estonia.

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Average wages and salaries, 4th quarter 2019

news release no 24
The news release was corrected on 03.03.2020. Please consider the text marked in red as correct.

According to Statistics Estonia, in 2019, the average monthly gross wages and salaries of Estonian enterprises, institutions and organisations were 1,407 euros, i.e. 7.4% higher than in 2018. The average monthly gross wages and salaries were higher in the second and fourth quarters.

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