Employment increased by 117,049 affiliates

The average employment affiliation observed in the period from mid-February to mid-March has registered an increase compared to the average of the previous two fortnights of 117,049 people, in seasonally adjusted terms.

The increase registered in this period is higher than that observed in February (average of the two previous fortnightly), in which there was an increase of 81,808 affiliates, and is also higher than the average fortnightly increase registered in the last three months (42,688).

With the latest data available, the total number of affiliates thus stands at 20,450,615, which is 209,721 more than at the end of 2022, 688,747 more than at the end of 2021 and 991,135 more than before the pandemic.