Future employment growth (in %) in Croatia in 2016-2030 across sectors

In 2017 the employment rate in Croatia was 63.56% compared to 72.08% in EU

During the period 2012-2017 the size of employment in EU changed by 5.41% compared to 3.76% in Croatia .

Sectors with the largest share in employment in Croatia in 2017 

  • Manufacturing 17.00%
  • Wholesale & retail trade 14.26%
  • Education 7.52% 
  • Accommodation & food 7.30%
  • Public sector & defence 7.18% 

Occupations with the largest share in employment in Croatia in 2017:  

  • Sales workers 7.83%
  • Personal service workers 7.17%
  • Office associate professionals 5.82% 
  • Drivers & vehicle operators 5.59%
  • Teaching professionals 5.22%

Sectors expected to have the strongest employment change over the period 2016-2030 in Croatia:

  • Professional services 58.08%
  • Health & social care 39.15%
  • Water and waste treatment 29.36% 
  • Education 17.68% 
  • ICT services 6.53% 

Occupations expected to have the largest numbers of job openings in Croatia over the period 2016-2030:

  • Teaching professionals 86,611
  • Personal service workers 67,588
  • Legal & social professionals 62,202
  • Accounting clerks 49,914
  • Office associate professionals 49,127

Employment share of occupations (%) in Croatia in 2017

Education profile (%) of the working age population for educational level possessed in Croatia

Age profile (%) of the working age population in Croatia

Usual range of monthly gross income in Croatia in 2016

Future employment growth (% change) across occupations in Croatia in 2016-2030

Future needs (total job openings) by occupation in Croatia in 2016-2030