ECS 2009 - Company performance

Company performance

  • An increase in labour productivity was reported by more than 20% of establishments in the EU
  • Just less than one third of all establishments show an increase in their workforce over the previous three year period (2005-2008), while less than one quarter of all establishments report a decrease in workforce numbers
  • Cyprus, Bulgaria, Luxembourg, Belgium and Malta all report an excess of 50% of establishments citing a shortage of skilled staff.