In 2017, office clerks accounted for 2.87% in the total employment in EU.
The total employment in this occupation reached 6,555,236.
During the period 2012-2017, the number of people employed as office clerks in EU changed by 8.88%.
In 2017, office clerks were mostly employed in the following sectors in the EU:
- Public sector & defence (1,265,740)
- Wholesale & retail trade (762,401)
- Manufacturing (743,428)
- Professional services (654,263)
- Health & social care (605,043)
Countries with highest employment share of office clerks in 2017:
- Greece (5.80%)
- Italy (5.41%)
- Cyprus (4.83%)
- Austria (4.68%)
- Belgium (4.52%)
In the period 2016-2030, employment for office clerks in EU is projected to change by -11.80%.