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

In 2017 the employment rate in Hungary was 73.26% compared to 72.08% in EU

During the period 2012-2017 the size of employment in EU changed by 5.41% compared to 15.52% in Hungary .

Sectors with the largest share in employment in Hungary in 2017 

  • Manufacturing 22.41%
  • Wholesale & retail trade 12.43%
  • Public sector & defence 9.89% 
  • Education 7.39%
  • Construction 6.86% 

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

  • Office associate professionals 7.58%
  • Sales workers 6.83%
  • Drivers & vehicle operators 5.81% 
  • Machine & plant operators 5.40%
  • Metal & machinery workers 5.18%

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

  • Professional services 51.93%
  • Finance & insurance 44.59%
  • Health & social care 39.03% 
  • Education 17.68% 
  • Arts & recreation 13.86% 

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

  • Office associate professionals 215,487
  • Researchers & engineers 161,518
  • Legal & social professionals 138,942
  • Teaching professionals 121,829
  • Cleaners and helpers 113,074

Employment share of occupations (%) in Hungary in 2017

Working age population for educational level possessed in Hungary (2012-2017)

Age profile (%) of the working age population in Hungary (2012-2017)

Usual range of monthly gross income in Hungary in 2016

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

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