Employment Adjustment

  Ratio of establishment for employment adjustment enforced. Judgement on overs and shorts of Regular staff, etc D.I.
All industries Manufacturing All industries Manufacturing
Source MHLW "Survey on Labour Economy Trend"
    % % points points
2014 May 28 31 18 13
  Aug 27 30 23 17
  Nov 27 31 22 17
2015 Feb 30 32 31 24
  May 28 33 28 24
  Aug 28 32 29 26
  Nov 28 31 33 27
2016 Feb 25 27 34 30
  May 26 31 32 29
  Aug 28 32 33 32
  Nov 27 29 36 31
2017 Feb 25 27 38 33
  May 27 26 35 34
  Aug 30 29 37 36
  Nov 29 29 38 38
2018 Feb 32 29 44 47
  May 29 28 37 37
  Aug 30 27 43 46
  Nov (26) (23)    
2019 Feb (22) (21)    
NOTES:
D.I. The number of establishments with too few workers minus the number of establishments with too many workers.  
 ( ) Forecast
"Judgement on availability of workers D.I.("Insufficient" minus "Excessive") Regular Employees"