SIZE OF EMPLOYMENT
In 2016, handicraft & printing workers accounted for 0.51% in the total employment in EU.
The total employment in this occupation reached 1,156,262.
During the period 2011-2016, the number of people employed as handicraft & printing workers in EU changed by -8.09%.
It shows the total number of employed population, of any age, broken down by sector and occupation.
In 2016, handicraft & printing workers were mostly employed in the following sectors in the EU:
- Manufacturing (838,706)
- Wholesale & retail trade (77,273)
- Professional services (54,883)
- ICT services (49,564)
- Arts & recreation (47,221)
Countries with highest employment share of handicraft & printing workers in 2016:
- Czech Republic (0.82%)
- Italy (0.82%)
- Hungary (0.78%)
- Slovenia (0.77%)
- 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%.