In 2016, teaching professionals accounted for 4.79% in the total employment in EU.
The total employment in this occupation reached 10,768,156.
During the period 2011-2016, the number of people employed as teaching professionals in EU changed by 0.12%.
In 2016, teaching professionals were mostly employed in the following sectors in the EU:
- Education (9,770,952)
- Health & social care (412,989)
- Arts & recreation (157,617)
- Public sector & defence (152,659)
- Professional services (100,921)
Countries with highest employment share of teaching professionals in 2016:
- Denmark (8.19%)
- Sweden (6.99%)
- Greece (6.70%)
- Belgium (6.58%)
- Slovenia (6.11%)
In the period 2016-2030, employment for teaching professionals in EU is projected to change by -2.62%.