Number of employees in the industry reduced.According to according to
1. As stated or indicated by; on the authority of: according to historians.
2. In keeping with: according to instructions.
3. the State Statistical Office data, the index of the number of employees in industry in the Republic of Macedonia in April 2012 in comparison with April 2011 was 98.3.
The number of employees in industry in the section Mining and quarrying in April 2012 in comparison with April 2011 increased by 0.7%, in the section Manufacturing industry it decreased by 2.1% and in the section Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply it increased by 0.2%.
The number of employees in industry by Main Industrial Groupings in April 2012 in comparison with April 2011 was higher in Energy by 0.1 % and Intermediate goods industries, except energy by 1.1%, but lower in Capital goods Capital Goods
Any goods used by an organization to produce other goods.
Examples of capital goods include office buildings, equipment, and machinery.
See also: Capital Expenditure, Disinvestment
Capital goods industries by 8.1 %, Durable consumer goods consumer goods
Any tangible commodity purchased by households to satisfy their wants and needs. Consumer goods may be durable or nondurable. Durable goods (e.g., autos, furniture, and appliances) have a significant life span, often defined as three years or more, and industries by 3.6% and Non-Durable consumer goods industries by 3.0%.
The index of the number of employees in industry in the Republic of Macedonia in the period January--April 2012, in comparison with January--April 2011, was 98.5.