LABOUR STRIKES

THE IMPACT

Labour strikes cost the world economy billions of dollars per year. In 2014, South Africa experienced at least 88 labour strikes, costing the economy roughly $500 million according to government estimates [1].

CYTORA LABOUR STRIKE DATASET

We use a hybrid approach of machine learning paired with a rules-based methodology to objectively capture and structure labour strike events occurring globally. Available as a historical dataset and real-time news feed.

Our data includes:

  • Location of labour strike
  • Sectors and companies affected

GLOBAL LABOUR STRIKES

LIVE DATE: 01/04/2015