Future employment growth (in %) of legal & social associate professionals across countries in 2016-2030

In 2016, legal & social associate professionals accounted for 2.13% in the total employment in EU.

The total employment in this occupation reached 4,787,201.

During the period 2011-2016, the number of people employed as legal & social associate professionals in EU changed by 33.19%.

In 2016, legal & social associate professionals were mostly employed in the following sectors in the EU:

  • Health & social care (1,200,712)
  • Education (993,477)
  • Arts & recreation (936,269) 
  • Public sector & defence (482,981)
  • Professional services (389,687)

Countries with highest employment share of legal & social associate professionals in 2016:

  • Netherlands (3.68%)
  • Finland (3.49%)
  • France (3.37%)
  • Germany (3.01%)
  • United Kingdom (2.69%)

In the period 2016-2030, employment for legal & social associate professionals in EU is projected to change by 52.86%

Future job openings of legal & social associate professionals in EU in 2016-2030 (including replacements for vacated jobs)

Key employment sectors of legal & social associate professionals in EU in 2016

Employment of legal & social associate professionals in EU in 2016 by education level

Employment of legal & social associate professionals in EU in 2016 by age

Employment share of legal & social associate professionals across countries in 2016 across countries

Future job openings of legal & social associate professionals in EU in 2016-2030 by education level