Steady employment growth continued in Switzerland in 3rd quarter 2022

Neuchâtel, 25.11.2022 – In the 3rd quarter 2022, total employment (number of jobs) in Switzerland rose by 2.2 % in comparison with the same quarter a year earlier (seasonally adjusted +0.2 % against previous quarter). In full-time equivalents, employment in the same period rose by 2.4 %. The Swiss economy counted 26 100 more vacancies than in the same quarter of the previous year (+26.6 %) and the employment outlook indicator also indicated an upward trend (+1.4 %). These are some of the latest findings from the Federal Statistical Office (FSO).