Future job prospects of the occupation in EU in 2016-2030

In 2017, cleaners and helpers accounted for 3.61% in the total employment in EU.

The total employment in this occupation reached 8,230,403.

During the period 2012-2017, the number of people employed as cleaners and helpers in EU changed by 4.43%.

In 2017, cleaners and helpers were mostly employed in the following sectors in the EU:

  • Administrative services (2,421,137)
  • Arts & recreation (1,674,050)
  • Health & social care (1,512,028) 
  • Education (639,862)
  • Accommodation & food (574,571)

Countries with highest employment share of cleaners and helpers in 2017:

  • Cyprus (7.33%)
  • France (6.44%)
  • Spain (6.18%)
  • Luxembourg (5.78%)
  • Belgium (5.75%)

In the period 2016-2030, employment for cleaners and helpers in EU is projected to change by 10.98%

Future job prospects of cleaners and helpers across Member States in 2016-2030

Importance of tasks of cleaners and helpers in EU in 2016

Usual range of monthly gross income in the occupation in EU in 2016 (EUR, in Purchasing power parity)

Employment of cleaners and helpers in EU in 2017 by economy sectors

Employment of cleaners and helpers in EU in 2017 by field of study

Future job openings of cleaners and helpers for educational level possessed in EU in 2016-2030 by education level