Future employment growth (in %) of handicraft & printing workers across Member States in 2016-2030

In 2016, handicraft & printing workers accounted for 0.51% in the total employment in EU.

The total employment in this occupation reached 1,156,262.

During the period 2011-2016, the number of people employed as handicraft & printing workers in EU changed by -8.09%.

In 2016, handicraft & printing workers were mostly employed in the following sectors in the EU:

  • Manufacturing (838,706)
  • Wholesale & retail trade (77,273)
  • Professional services (54,883) 
  • ICT services (49,564)
  • Arts & recreation (47,221)

Countries with highest employment share of handicraft & printing workers in 2016:

  • Czech Republic (0.82%)
  • Italy (0.82%)
  • Hungary (0.78%)
  • Slovenia (0.77%)
  • Portugal (0.64%)

In the period 2016-2030, employment for handicraft & printing workers in EU is projected to change by -5.99%

Future job openings of handicraft & printing workers in EU in 2016-2030 (including replacements for vacated jobs)

Key employment sectors of handicraft & printing workers in EU in 2016

Employment of handicraft & printing workers in EU in 2016 by education level

Employment of handicraft & printing workers in EU in 2016 by age

Employment share of handicraft & printing workers across Member States in 2016 across countries

Future job openings of handicraft & printing workers in EU in 2016-2030 by education level