In 2017, assemblers accounted for 0.83% in the total employment in EU.
The total employment in this occupation reached 1,898,152.
During the period 2012-2017, the number of people employed as assemblers in EU changed by 14.16%.
In 2017, assemblers were mostly employed in the following sectors in the EU:
- Manufacturing (1,648,278)
- Construction (76,965)
- Wholesale & retail trade (57,023)
- Health & social care (27,697)
- Administrative services (14,442)
Countries with highest employment share of assemblers in 2017:
- Slovakia (4.52%)
- Hungary (3.25%)
- Czechia (2.84%)
- Slovenia (2.26%)
- Romania (1.68%)
In the period 2016-2030, employment for assemblers in EU is projected to change by 26.77%.