21.10.2016
Orsolya Soosaar Eesti Panga ökonomist
  • Growth in employment slowed in the first half of 2016, though it was still faster than forecast
  • Employment in the industrial sector was down slightly, but it was up in services
  • Growth picked up in the average... more
30.08.2016
Orsolya Soosaar Economist at Eesti Pank
  • The growth rate of gross monthly wages slowed a little, especially in local government administration
  • Given that productivity declined in the second quarter, growth in the average wage remained strong
  • The... more
12.08.2016
Orsolya Soosaar Eesti Panga ökonomist
  • Employment improved despite slow economic growth
  • Registered unemployment increased in Ida-Virumaa
  • The work ability reform is expected to boost registered unemployment and the labour force participation rate... more
30.05.2016
The labour market review by experts from Eesti Pank covers developments in the supply, demand and prices of labour in Estonia. The central bank observes the labour market for two reasons. Firstly, labour is an important production input, as a change in the supply or activity of labour can directly... more
25.05.2016
Orsolya Soosaar Economist at Eesti Pank
  • Higher wages and lower consumer prices increased the capacity of households to consume
  • The growth in average wages in manufacturing accelerated from 5.4% to 8% in the fourth quarter of last year
  • Companies have... more
13.05.2016
Orsolya Soosaar Economist at Eesti Pank
  • Seasonally adjusted employment was higher than in the final quarter of last year
  • Labour productivity declined in 2015, but has started to rise again

Figures from Statistics Estonia show unemployment was 6.5%... more

20.04.2016
Orsolya Soosaar Economist at Eesti Pank
  • The rise in employment did not slow down in the second half of 2015
  • Unemployment was low in 2015 at 6.2%, but the number of registered unemployed rose in the second half of the year
  • Productivity fell in the... more
04.03.2016
Orsolya Soosaar Economist at Eesti Pank
  • The average gross wage rose more slowly in the last quarter of 2015, but still did so faster than productivity
  • The average net wage increased about 1.5 percentage points faster than the gross wage did because of the cuts... more
12.02.2016

Orsolya Soosaar Economist at Eesti Pank
  • In the fourth quarter of last year the employment rate rose 1.4% and unemployment stood at 6.4%
  • The number of registered unemployed increased and there were more redundancies in the fourth quarter than a... more
26.11.2015
Orsolya Soosaar Economist at Eesti Pank

Both seasonally adjusted quarterly wage growth and average annual wage growth were faster than in the second quarter

Wages in accommodation and catering rose by 16.9%

Data from Statistics Estonia show that the average... more

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