In 2016, farm and related workers accounted for 3.56% in the total employment in EU.
The total employment in this occupation reached 7,997,858.
During the period 2011-2016, the number of people employed as farm and related workers in EU changed by -10.66%.
In 2016, farm and related workers were mostly employed in the following sectors in the EU:
- Agriculture, forestry & fishing (6,852,023)
- Administrative services (577,485)
- Arts & recreation (156,171)
- Public sector & defence (119,935)
- Manufacturing (61,358)
Countries with highest employment share of farm and related workers in 2016:
- Romania (19.44%)
- Greece (11.37%)
- Poland (9.41%)
- Portugal (6.33%)
- Croatia (5.59%)
In the period 2016-2030, employment for farm and related workers in EU is projected to change by -8.69%.