Hungary

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LABOUR MARKET

 

 

Labour market indicators

Unemployment rate in 2004: 6,00% (ILO data)


Working population:

Year

Total Population

Working population

Activity rate

2004  

10 072 000  
4 817 438  
48%  
Source : Worldbank


Employment by sector:

Year

Agriculture

Industry

Services

2004  

5.3%  
32.8%  
61.9%  
Sources: ILO, Eurostat, last available data

 

Employment contracts


Salaries

National monthly minimum wage as of 01/01/2003: 212 euros

Average wage for a employee in the manufacturing industry in 2004: 136520 forint by  month (ILO data)


Social security contributions

Employer: 33.5%

Employee: 12.50%

 

Number of hours

Legal definition of full time work (per week): 40 hours


Useful links

For further informations on the labour market, check out the following web sites:

- International Labour Organization (ILO): studies, statistics and reports on working conditions and labour markets

- NATLEX : ILO database on national labour laws

- Ministry of Labor


Last modified in January 2006
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