In 2017, personal service workers accounted for 4.72% in the total employment in EU.
The total employment in this occupation reached 10,768,801.
During the period 2012-2017, the number of people employed as personal service workers in EU changed by 10.71%.
In 2017, personal service workers were mostly employed in the following sectors in the EU:
- Accommodation & food (5,192,176)
- Arts & recreation (2,645,250)
- Health & social care (566,588)
- Education (532,164)
- Administrative services (433,684)
Countries with highest employment share of personal service workers in 2017:
- Spain (7.84%)
- Greece (7.45%)
- Croatia (7.17%)
- Cyprus (6.77%)
- Austria (6.44%)
In the period 2016-2030, employment for personal service workers in EU is projected to change by 3.08%.