SYDNEY, Feb 20 (Reuters) - Australia wage price index data for the fourth
quarter, issued on Wednesday.
Hourly rates of pay excluding bonuses (% change)
Seasonally adjusted Q4 Q3 yr/yr
Total hourly +0.8 +0.7 +3.4
Private +0.8 +0.8 +3.4
Public +0.8 +0.7 +3.2
Forecasts centred on a rise of 0.8 percent in the quarter and an increase of
3.5 percent on a year earlier.
For details, see the Australian Bureau of Statistics Web site at
(Reporting by Ian Chua; Editing by John Mair)
Keywords: ECONOMY AUSTRALIA/WAGE
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