Employment barometer in 1st quarter 2022 Sharp rise in employment and vacancies in Switzerland in 1st quarter 2022
30.05.2022 - In the 1st quarter 2022, total employment (number of jobs) rose by 2.5% in comparison with the same quarter a year earlier (+0.5% with the previous quarter). In full-time equivalents, employment in the same period rose by 2.6%. The Swiss economy counted 43 000 more vacancies than in the corresponding quarter of the previous year (+60.4%) and the employment outlook indicator also indicated an upward trend (+3.9%). These are some of the latest findings from the Federal Statistical Office (FSO).
You can find further information in the press releases in German, French and Italian. The English version only contains the lead of the press release.