Sharp differences in earnings growth across public services

Czech Republic Czech Republic
The latest figures from the Czech statistics agency show a significant gap in earnings growth between sectors with the electricity, gas and water industries recording the highest increase at 18.2% compared to the first quarter of 2007. In contrast the lowest increases were in public administration (3.0%) and health and social services (5.3%). With inflation over the period at 7.4% this means that real earnings growth in the utilities was 10.8% while public administration and health saw real earnings decline by 4.4% and 2.1% respectively.
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