Index of Employment in Construction

Department/Agency

Central Statistics Office (CSO)

Key information

The monthly index of employment in the construction sector and the annual percentage change. In order to reduce burden on respondents and in an attempt to streamline surveys in the CSO, December 2008 is the final release of this inquiry. Please see results from the Quarterly National Household Survey (QNHS) for an alternative short-term indicator concerning employment in the construction sector.

Source

The CSO Monthly Inquiry on Employment in the Construction Sector.

Scope

Construction firms with five or more persons engaged.

Frequency

Monthly

Reference period

The pay day of a specified pay week number in each month for each firm sampled

Start date

1975 January (databank), 1999 November (release)

Timeliness

6 weeks after the end of the reference period (provisional figures), 10 weeks after the end of the reference period (final figures)

Classifications

  • No classifications

Theme

Business Sectors - Construction

Page Created

2008-12-02

Page Modified

2016-02-02

Keywords

building construction employment