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%.