SIZE OF EMPLOYMENT
In 2015, legal & social professionals accounted for 2.70% in the total employment in EU.
The total employment in this occupation reached 5,968,047.
During the period 2011-2015, the number of people employed as legal & social professionals in EU changed by 7.39%.
It shows the total number of employed population, of any age, broken down by sector and occupation.
In 2015, legal & social professionals were mostly employed in the following sectors in the EU:
- Professional services (1,438,265)
- Arts & recreation (1,236,757)
- Health & social care (954,074)
- Public sector & defence (754,231)
- ICT services (656,172)
Countries with highest employment share of legal & social professionals in 2015:
- Luxembourg (7.36%)
- Sweden (3.77%)
- Netherlands (3.76%)
- Croatia (3.73%)
- Romania (3.55%)
LOOKING INTO THE FUTURE
Projected changes in employment to 2025 (this indicator contains overall percentage change).
In the period 2015-2025, employment for legal & social professionals in EU is projected to change by 12.05%.