Empirical Analysis of the Industrial´s Wage- and Employmentstructure in the Federal Republic of Germany (FRG)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • von Knorring, Ekkehard
Publication Date
  • ZA:
    • Historical Studies Data
  • Abstract

    Time series from 1950 to 1974 about the Wage- and Employmentstructure in the Federal Republic of Germany. The whole industrial sector is devided into 40 industrial lines and 5 groups of industrial lines. Groups of industrial lines are: mining, basic and capital industry, capital goods industry, consumer goods industry, food and luxury food industry. Aim of this study is the demonstration of the employee’s regrouping-process between these industrial lines over time, the growth of total-industrials wage-level and the wage-level-growth differences by industrial sector, the wage- and employment trend participation of industrial sectors as well as the interdependencies between these industrial lines. Topics: Data-Tables in HISTAT: - Employees in thousand by industrial sector (1950 – 1974) - Wage sum / payroll per employee in thousand DM (1950 – 1974) - Work productivity (exchange/employee) in thousand DM (1950 – 1974) - Degree of efficiency (1950 – 1974) - Payroll / exchange (1950 – 1974) - capital intensity in thousand DM in constant prices (1950 – 1974)
Temporal Coverage
  • 1950 / 1974
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
    Federal Republic of Germany, including West-Berlin. Saarland is included since 1960.
Sampled Universe
Data for 1960 concerning the research area without the Saarland are noticed in the explanatory notes of the respective data-tables columnes.
Collection Mode
  • Sources: The Data are gathered from a compilation of the DIW (Deutschen Instituts für Wirtschaftsforschung - German Institute of Economic Research). Krengel, R. u.a., 1973, 1974, 1975: Produktionsvolumen und –potential, Produktionsfaktoren der Industrie im Gebiet der Bundesrepublik Deutschland. Statistische Kennziffern, 13., 15., 16. und 17. Folge. Berlin.
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Text Unit
    Number of Units: 24
    Number of Variables: 276
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA8288 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • von Knorring, Ekkehard: Lohn- und Beschäftigtenstruktur: Eine empirischhe Analyse für den industriellen Sektor der Bundesrepublik Deutschland im Zeitraum 1950-1974. Berlin: Duncker & Humblot 1978.

Update Metadata: 2020-10-21 | Issue Number: 86 | Registration Date: 2010-07-23