SIZE OF EMPLOYMENT
In 2015, handicraft & printing workers accounted for 0.55% in the total employment in EU.
The total employment in this occupation reached 1,223,528.
During the period 2011-2015, the number of people employed as handicraft & printing workers in EU changed by -1.13%.
It shows the total number of employed population, of any age, broken down by sector and occupation.
In 2015, handicraft & printing workers were mostly employed in the following sectors in the EU:
- Manufacturing (886,381)
- Wholesale & retail trade (80,999)
- Real estate, professional & related activities (58,149)
- Information & communication activities (55,178)
- Arts, recreation, and other activities (51,557)
Countries with highest employment share of handicraft & printing workers in 2015:
- Italy (0.94%)
- Hungary (0.84%)
- Czech Republic (0.75%)
- Slovenia (0.71%)
- Portugal (0.64%)
LOOKING INTO THE FUTURE
Projected changes in employment to 2025 (this indicator contains overall percentage change).
In the period 2015-2025, employment for handicraft & printing workers in EU is projected to change by -8.79%.