16.Jun .2020 16:38

Geostat: the average earnings equaled to 960.4 Gel for women, while 1 423.9 Gel for men

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In the I quarter of the 2020, the average monthly nominal earnings in Georgia increased by 10.1 percent (110.0 Gel) compared to the same quarter of the previous year and amounted to 1 202.7 Gel.

In the I quarter of 2020 the majority of sectors indicated the increase of the average monthly earnings compared to the same quarter of the previous year. According to the economic activity the highest monthly earnings were observed in the following fields:

• Financial and insurance activities – 2 596.4 Gel (annual growth 37.1 percent)

• Information and communication – 1 887.9 Gel (annual growth 7.8 percent)

• Professional, scientific and technical activities – 1 794.8 Gel (annual growth -0.2 percent)

• Construction – 1 703.0 Gel (annual growth 9.5 percent)

In the I quarter of 2020 the average earnings equaled to 960.4 Gel for women, while 1 423.9 Gel for men and the annual growth of earnings amounted to 84.3 Gel and 129.8 Gel, respectively. In the majority of sectors of economy the average monthly earnings of men were higher compared to women.