10th January 2023

ManpowerGroup Employment Outlook Survey - Q1 2023

Get a global view of employer hiring plans from 41 major countries.

Key Findings

  • Regionally, the strongest hiring intentions for the next quarter are in North America (+31%), and Central and South America (+28%).
  • Organizations in the IT industry report the most optimistic outlook (+35%), followed by Financials & Real Estate (+28%), and Energy & Utilities (+26%).
  • When compared with the previous quarter, hiring intentions improved in 12 countries and territories, and declined in 29.
  • Large organizations (250-plus employees) are more than twice as optimistic as micro (less than 10 employees) to hire in the coming quarter with employment outlooks of +29% and +13% respectively.



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