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

In 2017 the employment rate in Slovakia was 71.11% compared to 72.08% in EU

During the period 2012-2017 the size of employment in EU changed by 5.41% compared to 8.66% in Slovakia .

Sectors with the largest share in employment in Slovakia in 2017 

  • Manufacturing 24.64%
  • Wholesale & retail trade 11.63%
  • Construction 9.65% 
  • Public sector & defence 8.86%
  • Health & social care 7.57% 

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

  • Sales workers 7.12%
  • Drivers & vehicle operators 5.96%
  • Office associate professionals 5.85% 
  • Personal service workers 5.43%
  • Metal & machinery workers 5.37%

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

  • Arts & recreation 45.55%
  • Professional services 43.72%
  • Accommodation & food 26.71% 
  • Administrative services 24.12% 
  • Finance & insurance 21.71% 

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

  • Office associate professionals 114,271
  • Legal & social associate professionals 90,608
  • Personal service workers 80,719
  • Drivers & vehicle operators 72,701
  • Metal & machinery workers 72,049

Employment share of occupations (%) in Slovakia in 2017

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

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

Usual range of monthly gross income in Slovakia in 2016

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

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