Greece - Total Employment





Greece: Total Employment

Mnemonic ETOT.IGRC
Unit Ths. #, NSA
Adjustments Not Seasonally Adjusted
Quarterly 1.58 %
Data 2021 Q4 4,053
2021 Q3 4,118

Series Information

Source Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT)
Release Labor Force Survey
Frequency Quarterly
Start Date 3/31/1998
End Date 12/31/2021

Greece: Labor

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Total Employment Non-Ag Mar 2022 4,187 4,171 Thousands, SA Monthly
Labor Force 2021 Q4 4,670 4,733 Ths. #, NSA Quarterly
Labor Force Employment 2021 Q4 4,053 4,118 Ths. #, NSA Quarterly
Primary Industries Employment 2021 Q4 453.9 442 Ths. #, NSA Quarterly
Secondary Industries Employment 2021 Q4 631.6 624.2 Ths. #, NSA Quarterly
Tertiary Industries Employment 2021 Q4 2,965 3,050 Ths. #, NSA Quarterly
Total Employment 2021 Q4 4,053 4,118 Ths. #, NSA Quarterly
Unemployment 2021 Q4 617.4 615.4 Ths. #, NSA Quarterly
Unemployment Rate 2021 Q4 13.2 13 %, NSA Quarterly
Wage & Salaries 2021 Q4 17,010 16,746 Mil. EUR, SA Quarterly
Agriculture Employment 2017 591,868 607,088 # Annual

Release Information

For Greece, working-age population (15 years and older), by employment status and region, from 1998Q1.

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Series have a break starting in 2021Q1 due to IESS - Regulation (EU) 2019/1700.

Definitions

Relationship with international standards: The definition of employment adopted corresponds to those recommended by the ILO and adopted at the EU level by EUROSTAT.

Employment / employed persons
Comprises all persons aged 15 years old and over who, during the reference week, have worked at least one hour for remuneration in the form of a wage, salary, commission or payment in cash or kind, for profit or family gain or had a job or an enterprise but were not in work.
Hours of work
The hours referring to main job are defined as hours actually worked or usual hours; the hours referring to secondary job are defined only as hours actually worked. The time unit is hours per week.
Employment-related income
Income from paid employment for employees is measured by the net monthly payment and additional payments from the main job.

The data are provisional when first released. The data become final as soon as all data used in compilation become definite. More specifically, the data released for the most recent quarter are provisional and are published together with the revised data of the previous quarter. Final data for the whole year are published in March of the next year.