Employment Outlook Survey

Each quarter, the Manpower Employment Outlook Survey measures hiring confidence among approximately 40,000 employers in 41 countries and territories.

The ManpowerGroup Employment Outlook Survey is conducted quarterly to measure employers’ intentions to increase or decrease the number of employees in their workforces during the next quarter. ManpowerGroup’s comprehensive forecast of employer hiring plans has been running for more than 60 years and is one of the most trusted surveys of employment activity in the world.

All participants are asked:

“How do you anticipate total employment at your location to change in the next three months as compared to the current quarter?”

The survey is one of the most trusted forecasts of labor market activity in the world and has been running for more than 60 years. It is absolutely unparalleled in its size, scope, longevity and area of focus.

Here you can find the latest global results