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Transport & storage

This section includes activities relating to passenger or freight transport, whether scheduled or not, by rail, pipeline, road, water or air, and associated activities such as terminal and parking facilities, cargo handling, storage etc. Also included is the renting of transport equipment with driver or operator, and postal and courier activities.

Future employment growth (in %) in transport & storage sector across countries in 2015-2025

Source:Cedefop
Indicator:Future employment growth

Projected changes in employment to 2025 (this indicator contains overall percentage change).

Key facts

SIZE OF EMPLOYMENT

Source:Eurostat
Indicator:Employed population by sector

It shows the total number of employed population, of any age, broken down by sector.

In 2015, the share of transport & storage in total EU employment was 5.16%.

TOP PERFORMERS

Source:Eurostat
Indicator:Employed population by sector

It shows the total number of employed population, of any age, broken down by sector.

The countries with highest employment share of transport & storage in 2015 were:

  • Latvia 9.52%
  • Lithuania 7.50%
  • Estonia 7.28%
  • Slovakia 6.66%
  • Croatia 6.56%

TOP PERFORMERS

Source:Cedefop
Indicator:Employed population by occupation and sector

It shows the total number of employed population, of any age, broken down by occupation and sector.

The occupations with the largest numbers of people employed in transport & storage in 2015 in EU were:

  • Drivers & mobile plant operators 4,791,924
  • Numerical & material recording clerks 974,579
  • Other clerical support workers 871,801
  • Labourers (mining, construction, manufacturing, transport) 647,229
  • Business & administration assoc. prof. 533,595

LOOKING INTO THE FUTURE

Source:Cedefop
Indicator:Future employment growth

Projected changes in employment to 2025 (this indicator contains overall percentage change).

In the period 2015-2025, employment for transport & storage in EU is projected to change by 0.46%

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Occupations employed in the sector in EU in 2015

Source:Cedefop
Indicator:Employed population by occupation and sector

It shows the total number of employed population, of any age, broken down by occupation and sector.

Employment share (%) in transport & storage sector across countries in 2015

Source:Eurostat
Indicator:Employed population by sector

It shows the total number of employed population, of any age, broken down by sector.

Employment in transport & storage sector in EU by education level (2011-2015 comparison)

Source:Eurostat
Indicator:Employed population by sector

It shows the total number of employed population, of any age, broken down by sector.

Employment in transport & storage sector in EU by age (2011-2015 comparison)

Source:Eurostat
Indicator:Employed population by sector

It shows the total number of employed population, of any age, broken down by sector.

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