In 2016, assemblers accounted for 0.82% in the total employment in EU.
The total employment in this occupation reached 1,836,618.
During the period 2011-2016, the number of people employed as assemblers in EU changed by 9.88%.
In 2016, assemblers were mostly employed in the following sectors in the EU:
- Manufacturing (1,588,985)
- Construction (68,531)
- Wholesale & retail trade (51,999)
- Health & social care (36,581)
- Administrative services (22,240)
Countries with highest employment share of assemblers in 2016:
- Slovakia (4.33%)
- Hungary (3.22%)
- Czech Republic (3.18%)
- Slovenia (2.06%)
- Estonia (1.76%)
In the period 2016-2030, employment for assemblers in EU is projected to change by 26.77%.