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

In 2017 the employment rate in Estonia was 78.62% compared to 72.08% in EU

During the period 2012-2017 the size of employment in Estonia changed by 7.1% compared to 5.41% in EU .

Sectors with the largest share in employment in Estonia in 2017 

  • Manufacturing 18.96%
  • Wholesale & retail trade 13.29%
  • Construction 8.65% 
  • Education 8.62%
  • Transport & storage 7.96% 

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

  • Technical managers 6.41%
  • Drivers & vehicle operators 6.28%
  • Office associate professionals 6.10% 
  • Teaching professionals 5.21%
  • Sales workers 4.93%

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

  • ICT services 34.73%
  • Professional services 16.00%
  • Water and waste treatment 15.72% 
  • Energy supply services 15.09% 
  • Arts & recreation 11.14% 

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

  • Teaching professionals 26,333
  • Drivers & vehicle operators 24,467
  • Office associate professionals 22,115
  • Care workers 18,565
  • Technical managers 17,942

Employment share of occupations (%) in Estonia in 2017

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

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

Usual range of monthly gross income in Estonia in 2016

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

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