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Economic Calendar Terms

Avg wk Earnings 3mth yy GBAVGW/DES

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National Statistics Cardiff
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Estimates of total pay include bonuses but exclude arrears of pay. OR Average Weekly Earnings (AWE) is the key National Statistics indicator of short-term earnings growth, and provides monthly estimates of the level of average weekly earnings per employee. AWE became the lead measure in January 2010, taking over from the Average Earnings Index (AEI).