Number of Germans in work at highest since reunification
Contributed by NAMPA / DPA.
Frankfurt (dpa) - The number of Germans in work in the fourth quarter of 2017 grew 1.5 per cent compared to the same quarter of 2016 to 44.7 million, the highest level since reunification in 1990.
The level of growth was the highest for a normal fourth quarter, the Federal Statistics Office (Destatis) reported on Wednesday.
The highest level of growth was in paid full-time and part-time employment, specifically in the services sector. There were fewer people in low-waged marginal employment or i ...