In 2017, the share of education in total EU employment was 7.52%.
During the period 2012-2017, the employment level of education in EU changed by 5.97%.
The countries with highest employment share of education in 2017 were:
- Sweden 11.46%
- Lithuania 9.96%
- United Kingdom 9.82%
- Belgium 9.43%
- Latvia 9.33%
The occupations with the largest numbers of people employed in education in 2017 in EU were:
- Teaching professionals 9,899,234
- Care workers 1,256,795
- Legal & social associate professionals 1,034,324
- Cleaners and helpers 639,862
- Personal service workers 532,164
In the period 2016-2030, employment for education in EU is projected to change by 1.87%.