In 2017, teaching professionals accounted for 4.82% in the total employment in EU.
The total employment in this occupation reached 11,010,799.
During the period 2012-2017, the number of people employed as teaching professionals in EU changed by 2.91%.
In 2017, teaching professionals were mostly employed in the following sectors in the EU:
- Education (9,899,234)
- Health & social care (431,293)
- Arts & recreation (194,843)
- Public sector & defence (163,203)
- Professional services (102,195)
Countries with highest employment share of teaching professionals in 2017:
- Denmark (8.23%)
- Belgium (6.85%)
- Sweden (6.76%)
- Greece (6.56%)
- Slovenia (6.26%)
In the period 2016-2030, employment for teaching professionals in EU is projected to change by -2.62%.