In 2016, office clerks accounted for 2.89% in the total employment in EU.
The total employment in this occupation reached 6,502,433.
During the period 2011-2016, the number of people employed as office clerks in EU changed by -7.29%.
In 2016, office clerks were mostly employed in the following sectors in the EU:
- Public sector & defence (1,274,934)
- Wholesale & retail trade (761,531)
- Manufacturing (708,083)
- Professional services (654,220)
- Health & social care (574,435)
Countries with highest employment share of office clerks in 2016:
- Greece (5.47%)
- Italy (5.43%)
- Austria (5.00%)
- Cyprus (4.99%)
- Belgium (4.31%)
In the period 2016-2030, employment for office clerks in EU is projected to change by -11.80%.