The overall employment in large enterprises based in Metro Manila showed positive performances in all quarters of 2017. (Figure 1 and Table 1)
In 2017, the turnover rate on employment for all industries was lowest in the third quarter at 1.10 percent and highest in the second quarter at 2.10 percent.
The apparent positive performance has been subsequently observed in the past three (3) years, as accession rates consistently exceeded separation rates from 2015 to 2017.
The labor turnover rates for services sector also sustained its positive growth for the past three years. On the contrary, the agriculture and industry sectors showed varying trends during the period.