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Germany – Temporary Worker Number Rise


The number of temporary workers in Germany increased by 5.4% to 791,100 in May 2015, compared with the same month last year, according to the latest figures from the Federal Employment Agency (BA).

Month-on-month temporary worker numbers rose by 1.1%.

Temporary worker numbers hit a six-month high in May, up by 5% from 753,464 in December 2014. After a slight dip of 0.9% in February, the number of temporary workers increased month-on-month every month between February and May.