SIZE OF EMPLOYMENT
In 2015, technical labourers accounted for 2.71% in the total employment in EU.
The total employment in this occupation reached 5,983,298.
During the period 2011-2015, the number of people employed as technical labourers in EU changed by -6.18%.
It shows the total number of employed population, of any age, broken down by sector and occupation.
In 2015, technical labourers were mostly employed in the following sectors in the EU:
- Manufacturing (1,940,235)
- Wholesale & retail trade (1,505,683)
- Construction (970,515)
- Transport & storage (647,229)
- Administrative services (189,146)
Countries with highest employment share of technical labourers in 2015:
- Latvia (5.70%)
- Bulgaria (3.95%)
- Denmark (3.95%)
- Ireland (3.49%)
- Netherlands (3.43%)