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Earnings by economic activity

Gross earnings and hours of work, results for the 3rd quarter of 2018
Economic sectorPaid hours of workHourly gross earnings
excluding bonuses
Monthly gross earnings
excluding bonuses
1 Including sewerage, waste management and remediation activities.
Full-time employees
Industry and service sector39.222.893,899
Business economy39.122.833,877
Mining and quarrying40.523.174,080
Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply38.429.844,983
Water supply140.419.793,475
Service sector39.522.343,830
Business services39.421.883,743
Wholesale and retail trade; Repair of
motor vehicles and motor­cycles
Transportation and storage40.417.413,056
Accomodation and food service activities39.713.932,401
Information and communication39.329.184,983
Financial and insurance activities38.631.505,280
Real estate activities38.924.064,067
Professional, scientific and technical activities39.328.054,795
Administrative and support service activities38.615.982,680
Public administration, social and personal service activities39.623.073,970
Public administration and defence;
compulsory social security
Human health and social work activities39.322.713,882
Arts, entertainment and recreation39.622.583,884
Other service activities39.121.383,632
Part-time employees
Industry and service sector25.618.462,053
Service sector25.618.312,034

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