7.2.2. Employment of population aged 15–64 (2000–)*(2/2)

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Countries Employed, thousand, 2018 Employment rate, percent
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Austria 4 241 70.8 71.1 71.4 71.4 71.1 71.1 71.5 72.2 73.0
Belgium 4 699 62.0 61.9 61.8 61.8 61.9 61.8 62.3 63.1 64.5
Bulgaria 3 069 59.8 58.4 58.8 59.5 61.0 62.9 63.4 66.9 67.7
Cyprus 390 68.9 67.6 64.6 61.7 62.1 62.7 63.7 65.6 68.6
Czechia 5 147 65.0 65.7 66.5 67.7 69.0 70.2 72.0 73.6 74.8
Denmark 2 785 73.3 73.1 72.6 72.5 72.8 73.5 74.9 74.2 75.4
United Kingdom 31 112 69.4 69.3 69.9 70.5 71.9 72.7 73.5 74.1 74.7
Estonia 630 61.2 65.3 67.1 68.5 69.6 71.9 72.1 74.1 74.8
Finland 2 465 68.1 69.0 69.4 68.9 68.7 68.5 69.1 70.0 72.1
France 26 745 64.0 63.9 64.0 64.0 63.7 63.8 64.2 64.7 65.4
Greece 3 751 59.1 55.1 50.8 48.8 49.4 50.8 52.0 53.5 54.9
Netherlands 8 543 73.9 74.2 74.4 73.6 73.1 74.1 74.8 75.8 77.2
Croatia 1 630 57.4 55.2 53.5 52.5 54.6 56.0 56.9 58.9 60.6
Ireland 2 180 61.0 60.0 59.9 61.7 63.1 64.8 66.4 67.7 68.6
Poland 16 133 58.9 59.3 59.7 60.0 61.7 62.9 64.5 66.1 67.4
Latvia 873 58.5 60.8 63.0 65.0 66.3 68.1 68.7 70.1 71.8
Lithuania 1 324 57.6 60.2 62.0 63.7 65.7 67.2 69.4 70.4 72.4
Luxembourg 278 65.2 64.6 65.8 65.7 66.6 66.1 65.6 66.3 67.1
Hungary 4 411 54.9 55.4 56.7 58.1 61.8 63.9 66.5 68.2 69.2
Malta 234 56.2 57.9 59.9 62.2 63.9 65.1 67.2 69.2 71.9
Germany 40 636 71.3 72.7 73.0 73.5 73.8 74.0 74.7 75.2 75.9
Italy 22 586 56.8 56.8 56.6 55.5 55.7 56.3 57.2 58.0 58.5
Portugal 4 615 65.3 63.8 61.4 60.6 62.6 63.9 65.2 67.8 69.7
Romania 8 382 60.2 59.3 60.2 60.1 61.0 61.4 61.6 63.9 64.8
Spain 19 136 58.8 58.0 55.8 54.8 56.0 57.8 59.5 61.1 62.4
Sweden 4 921 72.1 73.6 73.8 74.4 74.9 75.5 76.2 76.9 77.5
Slovakia 2 533 58.8 59.3 59.7 59.9 61.0 62.7 64.9 66.2 67.6
Slovenia 962 66.2 64.4 64.1 63.3 63.9 65.2 65.8 69.3 71.1
European Union–28 224 412 64.1 64.2 64.1 64.1 64.8 65.6 66.6 67.6 68.6
Euro area–19 146 822 64.0 64.1 63.7 63.5 63.8 64.5 65.4 66.4 67.3
North Macedonia 748 43.5 43.9 44.0 46.0 46.9 47.8 49.1 50.5 51.7
Norway 2 587 75.3 75.3 75.7 75.4 75.2 74.8 74.3 74.0 74.8
Russia 72 532 67.3 68.0 69.0 68.8 69.3 69.3 70.0a 70.3a 71.0a
Switzerland 4 489 77.3 78.3 78.5 78.4 78.8 79.2 79.6 79.8 80.1
Turkey 27 882 46.3 48.4 48.9 49.5 49.5 50.2 50.6 51.5 52.0
Israel 3 905 65.2 65.8 66.5 67.1 67.9 68.3 68.6 69.0 69.0
Japan 66 640 70.1 70.3 70.6 71.7 72.7 73.3 74.3 75.3 76.8
Republic of Korea 26 822 63.3 63.8 64.2 64.4 65.3 65.7 66.1 66.6 66.6
United Statesb 155 761 66.7 66.7 67.4 67.4 68.2 68.7 69.4 70.1 70.7
Canada 18 658 71.5 71.9 72.1 72.4 72.3 72.5 72.6 73.4 73.8
Mexico 53 721 59.7 60.0 60.9 60.8 60.4 60.8 61.1 61.1 61.5
Australia 12 598 72.4 72.7 72.4 72.0 71.6 72.2 72.4 73.0 73.8
New Zealand 2 635 72.2 72.5 72.0 72.9 74.2 74.3 75.6 76.9 77.5
*Source: Eurostat (Luxembourg); ILOSTAT (ILO, Geneva).  aIncludes statistical data for the Crimea and the city of Sevastopol.  bData refer to the population aged 16–64.  Revised data 

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