11. 02. 2019 14:05
Average employment rates for the whole of last year increased year-on-year most significantly in information and communications activities by 6.9%, the Slovak Statistics Office reported on Monday. Apart from this sector, a significant growth in employment was also recorded in transport and warehousing and in the sale and repair of motor vehicles (6.4% each); in selected market services (6.2%); in restaurants and pubs (5.9%); in accommodation (5.7%); in construction and in retail (3.3% each); and in manufacturing (2.9%). On the contrary, employment in the wholesale sector shrank by 0.1%.