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

In 2017 the employment rate in Romania was 68.83% compared to 72.08% in EU

During the period 2012-2017 the size of employment in EU changed by 5.41% compared to 0.76% in Romania .

Sectors with the largest share in employment in Romania in 2017 

  • Agriculture, forestry & fishing 22.78%
  • Manufacturing 19.23%
  • Wholesale & retail trade 13.92% 
  • Construction 8.03%
  • Transport & storage 5.68% 

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

  • Farmworkers and gardeners 18.76%
  • Sales workers 7.66%
  • Drivers & vehicle operators 6.41% 
  • Metal & machinery workers 5.51%
  • Construction workers 5.13%

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

  • Professional services 91.40%
  • Health & social care 66.71%
  • Education 20.38% 
  • Administrative services 20.13% 
  • Arts & recreation 17.86% 

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

  • Farmworkers and gardeners 1,115,637
  • Agricultural labourers 521,881
  • Legal & social professionals 252,346
  • Health professionals 213,863
  • Personal service workers 202,621

Employment share of occupations (%) in Romania in 2017

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

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

Usual range of monthly gross income in Romania in 2016

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

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