The job statistics describes the quarterly evolution of the number of job vacancies per economic division and major region.

Job vacancy per sector of economic activity
   3rd Qtr 2020  3rd Qtr 2021  Variation in %
Total  67.1  94.8 41.2
Secondary sector  16.2  23.7 45.7
Tertiary sector  50.9  71.1 39.7
Job Statistics (JOBSTAT), FSO

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Results can be broken down to major region level on the basis of the Job Statistics (BESTA).

The cantons of Geneva, Neuch√Ętel, St. Gallen, Vaud, as well as the cities of Zurich and Winterthur, have been financing additional samples for several years, which allows them to obtain quarterly results at the cantonal or municipal level. You will obtain these results directly from the authorities concerned.

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Federal Statistical Office Section Economic Surveys
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