2.1.10. Employed persons by highest educational qualification and sex*

(thousand persons)

< >
Period, quarters Less than 8 grades of primary school 8 grades of primary education Secondary education without G. C. E. and with qualification Secondary education with G. C. E. Tertiary education Total
and without qualification and with qualification bachelor or equivalent master or equivalenta
Total
2006 Q1 12.3 503.3 1 223.2 353.8 949.5 506.5 344.7 3 893.3
Q2 15.5 514.6 1 249.2 345.4 963.3 508.8 340.4 3 937.2
Q3 15.5 503.2 1 253.6 343.9 982.9 514.5 327.2 3 940.9
Q4 11.6 487.5 1 257.5 355.5 993.7 516.0 320.5 3 942.3
2007 Q1 9.5 468.7 1 239.8 356.3 973.7 516.8 326.1 3 890.9
Q2 11.5 480.5 1 243.4 359.1 973.1 525.6 322.9 3 916.1
Q3 12.0 491.4 1 248.6 355.8 969.2 517.0 328.5 3 922.6
Q4 10.5 470.5 1 232.8 351.1 957.6 519.9 335.9 3 878.3
2008 Q1 10.8 455.7 1 195.0 343.5 938.4 523.5 346.9 3 813.8
Q2 11.9 466.2 1 175.4 342.6 953.4 534.7 358.6 3 842.6
Q3 10.0 489.3 1 188.0 347.1 959.3 547.1 350.3 3 891.1
Q4 10.0 463.0 1 159.0 346.1 960.1 561.4 346.2 3 845.8
2009 Q1 7.8 415.0 1 110.1 340.9 954.5 549.6 355.6 3 733.4
Q2 11.6 426.9 1 130.2 348.3 943.3 550.9 352.9 3 764.0
Q3 11.3 433.3 1 120.8 347.3 929.1 551.8 355.1 3 748.5
Q4 11.4 426.7 1 136.3 349.2 931.4 542.1 348.3 3 745.4
2010 Q1 11.0 402.2 1 089.8 338.8 943.0 536.4 357.4 3 678.7
Q2 13.5 411.4 1 125.5 335.4 944.4 529.6 369.2 3 728.9
Q3 15.4 424.3 1 136.5 339.5 952.3 537.8 365.2 3 771.2
Q4 12.6 416.2 1 111.1 331.4 951.4 559.2 368.9 3 750.8
2011 Q1 8.7 384.5 1 073.2 331.1 938.4 570.0 379.5 3 685.4
Q2 10.8 420.6 1 107.0 337.1 925.3 567.2 391.1 3 759.2
Q3 12.2 427.3 1 115.4 344.9 923.1 575.5 400.2 3 798.6
Q4 9.2 408.7 1 104.6 346.6 938.5 586.5 398.8 3 793.0
2012 Q1 7.3 378.7 1 079.6 344.3 931.4 592.4 401.7 3 735.2
Q2 11.9 409.0 1 096.4 346.7 953.3 605.3 399.0 3 821.6
Q3 12.9 421.2 1 114.5 351.6 965.5 622.5 399.3 3 887.4
Q4 13.0 399.6 1 113.0 347.9 957.5 628.8 405.0 3 864.7
2013 Q1 10.7 361.1 1 081.6 350.5 928.2 630.0 410.3 3 772.4
Q2 14.8 396.3 1 129.7 372.4 938.3 624.3 413.0 3 888.7
Q3 13.8 412.5 1 154.8 384.5 944.4 616.7 413.7 3 940.3
Q4 13.1 422.2 1 162.1 382.5 946.6 615.3 427.8 3 969.5
2014 Q1 12.9 434.5 1 170.3 387.9 966.8 631.8 433.6 4 037.9
Q2 12.3 443.2 1 165.2 409.2 966.7 642.9 435.6 4 075.2
Q3 17.1 451.5 1 158.8 424.6 992.3 650.4 453.8 4 148.6
Q4 16.5 455.1 1 149.4 439.0 967.2 653.4 461.2 4 141.7
2015 Q1 17.5 444.0 1 136.3 437.8 955.7 664.6 461.4 4 117.2
Q2 19.3 466.9 1 149.8 460.3 961.1 667.2 476.0 4 200.7
Q3 18.7 487.0 1 162.6 491.1 964.2 663.8 477.5 4 264.8
Q4 20.9 483.1 1 169.3 502.2 950.1 664.0 469.6 4 259.3
2016 Q1 17.5 476.6 1 153.1 513.6 957.8 675.7 467.7 4 262.2
Q2 21.6 495.8 1 183.1 531.8 976.8 683.0 450.5 4 342.7
Q3 22.8 505.8 1 192.8 563.1 975.0 678.6 452.6 4 390.7
Q4 20.6 523.6 1 200.4 542.2 968.4 692.3 463.5 4 411.0
2017 Q1 18.5 503.8 1 196.0 521.7 981.4 675.8 470.8 4 367.9
Q2 19.1 504.5 1 219.9 529.0 983.5 683.0 480.6 4 419.6
Q3 21.1 511.6 1 243.0 548.4 990.5 669.1 467.0 4 450.7
Q4 21.5 501.2 1 263.9 534.9 981.5 673.8 470.6 4 447.4
2018 Q1 22.0 486.0 1 252.3 521.1 952.6 684.4 516.8 4 435.2
Q2 22.0 498.9 1 268.6 541.8 956.4 659.3 527.6 4 474.6
Q3 16.5 487.5 1 249.3 553.6 984.9 645.7 549.3 4 486.8
Q4 17.4 497.1 1 249.6 533.1 963.9 639.3 580.9 4 481.3
2019 Q1 16.7 488.5 1 241.0 538.2 964.4 657.2 591.0 4 497.1
Q2 18.6 500.7 1 233.2 547.9 962.5 683.7 564.3 4 510.9
Q3
Q4
Of which:
male
2006 Q1 9.1 247.1 862.3 119.6 466.5 208.5 191.0 2 104.0
Q2 10.9 258.9 880.5 119.0 480.5 210.1 187.9 2 147.8
Q3 10.8 257.2 881.5 118.8 489.3 216.3 177.4 2 151.2
Q4 8.2 247.2 879.8 123.7 500.2 215.9 176.7 2 151.6
2007 Q1 7.0 238.2 863.3 122.2 490.5 212.1 184.4 2 117.6
Q2 8.2 243.4 871.5 124.6 495.2 213.2 184.9 2 141.0
Q3 8.5 251.7 871.1 123.0 490.6 215.9 186.9 2 147.6
Q4 6.3 236.9 857.3 121.1 488.4 210.7 190.1 2 110.9
2008 Q1 7.5 227.5 831.8 118.9 480.2 211.5 198.4 2 075.8
Q2 7.8 240.6 824.8 119.9 489.6 216.3 200.4 2 099.4
Q3 7.2 251.9 827.5 126.0 494.5 219.9 194.2 2 121.3
Q4 6.9 233.8 805.7 126.6 483.7 231.0 190.4 2 078.0
2009 Q1 4.9 205.2 770.5 124.2 489.5 219.8 199.9 2 014.0
Q2 7.3 214.5 785.7 130.3 488.8 212.3 200.7 2 039.6
Q3 6.4 224.0 782.4 129.9 474.8 211.8 198.4 2 027.9
Q4 6.5 216.4 790.9 131.8 470.2 207.8 195.2 2 018.7
2010 Q1 6.0 197.0 747.6 125.6 473.3 205.0 197.6 1 952.2
Q2 7.3 201.7 771.0 126.2 480.9 200.9 200.7 1 988.8
Q3 7.5 213.6 776.8 126.7 487.9 202.5 204.4 2 019.4
Q4 6.6 207.6 755.4 123.9 492.2 215.9 208.0 2 009.8
2011 Q1 4.4 191.9 727.0 127.5 483.4 221.8 213.1 1 969.1
Q2 6.9 214.2 752.7 127.4 480.3 226.0 214.9 2 022.4
Q3 7.0 222.2 766.3 131.7 479.6 225.2 219.0 2 050.9
Q4 5.7 213.9 756.0 133.5 480.9 235.0 216.6 2 041.5
2012 Q1 4.0 199.0 737.8 129.7 470.6 234.8 222.8 1 998.7
Q2 7.2 215.7 746.2 129.4 484.8 245.7 213.4 2 042.4
Q3 8.1 217.8 765.0 134.8 493.2 250.2 208.8 2 077.9
Q4 8.4 212.4 767.6 135.4 485.5 253.0 214.0 2 076.4
2013 Q1 5.3 183.9 741.6 135.9 470.8 252.3 222.9 2 012.7
Q2 8.3 208.8 785.4 150.0 482.0 247.7 224.4 2 106.6
Q3 8.7 216.8 798.1 153.0 491.4 249.4 226.1 2 143.5
Q4 6.9 222.3 797.4 154.6 491.3 244.0 235.8 2 152.2
2014 Q1 6.0 228.8 793.8 159.0 504.6 256.9 235.9 2 184.9
Q2 6.4 237.0 799.2 168.9 501.6 252.0 241.9 2 206.9
Q3 10.3 242.4 802.6 175.1 518.9 253.5 249.4 2 252.2
Q4 10.9 247.2 787.4 175.9 509.5 259.3 247.8 2 238.0
2015 Q1 11.2 235.9 773.8 172.6 509.8 267.7 249.7 2 220.5
Q2 12.1 254.1 781.8 190.1 512.8 271.1 255.6 2 277.7
Q3 11.1 268.3 796.8 198.8 523.8 269.2 250.3 2 318.5
Q4 11.8 269.0 796.0 204.6 518.2 271.2 246.3 2 317.2
2016 Q1 10.2 258.5 787.5 220.5 514.8 281.1 241.6 2 314.1
Q2 10.6 272.2 815.4 226.6 519.7 275.6 238.9 2 359.0
Q3 11.1 274.8 831.4 238.7 523.3 267.6 237.2 2 384.1
Q4 10.0 278.3 834.3 230.4 510.6 278.7 250.5 2 392.8
2017 Q1 8.5 265.2 822.2 229.3 518.4 277.6 256.3 2 377.6
Q2 9.7 268.8 850.2 228.3 517.0 282.0 261.5 2 417.6
Q3 10.6 269.3 871.5 238.3 519.0 275.0 253.5 2 437.1
Q4 11.3 266.6 881.1 237.5 506.7 282.3 251.4 2 437.0
2018 Q1 12.0 262.2 877.5 228.6 485.3 279.7 281.9 2 427.1
Q2 10.6 274.8 877.7 236.1 496.8 264.7 282.3 2 443.1
Q3 8.1 267.0 862.4 244.4 523.4 254.9 297.9 2 458.1
Q4 7.8 276.1 862.2 235.8 521.3 245.1 308.3 2 456.6
2019 Q1 7.6 266.6 858.6 240.6 533.7 254.6 311.1 2 472.8
Q2 8.8 273.5 851.1 233.8 534.1 271.8 299.0 2 472.1
Q3
Q4
female
2006 Q1 3.2 256.2 360.9 234.2 483.0 298.1 153.8 1 789.4
Q2 4.6 255.7 368.8 226.4 482.8 298.6 152.5 1 789.4
Q3 4.7 246.0 372.2 225.1 493.6 298.2 149.8 1 789.6
Q4 3.5 240.3 377.7 231.8 493.5 300.1 143.8 1 790.7
2007 Q1 2.6 230.5 376.5 234.1 483.2 304.7 141.7 1 773.3
Q2 3.3 237.0 371.9 234.5 478.0 312.4 138.0 1 775.1
Q3 3.5 239.7 377.6 232.9 478.6 301.1 141.7 1 775.0
Q4 4.2 233.6 375.5 229.9 469.2 309.1 145.8 1 767.4
2008 Q1 3.2 228.1 363.2 224.6 458.2 312.1 148.5 1 738.0
Q2 4.1 225.6 350.5 222.7 463.8 318.4 158.2 1 743.2
Q3 2.7 237.4 360.5 221.1 464.7 327.2 156.1 1 769.8
Q4 3.1 229.2 353.3 219.5 476.4 330.4 155.8 1 767.8
2009 Q1 2.9 209.7 339.6 216.6 464.9 329.8 155.7 1 719.3
Q2 4.4 212.4 344.5 217.9 454.4 338.6 152.1 1 724.4
Q3 4.8 209.2 338.4 217.3 454.3 340.0 156.7 1 720.6
Q4 4.9 210.3 345.4 217.5 461.3 334.3 153.1 1 726.8
2010 Q1 4.9 205.3 342.2 213.2 469.7 331.4 159.8 1 726.6
Q2 6.2 209.7 354.5 209.1 463.4 328.7 168.5 1 740.1
Q3 8.0 210.7 359.7 212.8 464.3 335.3 160.8 1 751.7
Q4 6.0 208.5 355.7 207.4 459.2 343.2 160.9 1 741.0
2011 Q1 4.3 192.6 346.2 203.5 455.1 348.2 166.4 1 716.2
Q2 3.9 206.4 354.2 209.7 445.0 341.2 176.2 1 736.7
Q3 5.2 205.1 349.1 213.3 443.5 350.3 181.2 1 747.7
Q4 3.6 194.8 348.7 213.1 457.6 351.5 182.1 1 751.4
2012 Q1 3.3 179.7 341.7 214.6 460.8 357.6 178.9 1 736.5
Q2 4.6 193.3 350.2 217.3 468.6 359.5 185.6 1 779.1
Q3 4.7 203.4 349.5 216.7 472.4 372.3 190.4 1 809.5
Q4 4.5 187.2 345.4 212.5 472.0 375.8 191.0 1 788.4
2013 Q1 5.4 177.2 340.0 214.6 457.4 377.7 187.3 1 759.7
Q2 6.5 187.5 344.3 222.4 456.3 376.6 188.5 1 782.2
Q3 5.1 195.6 356.7 231.5 453.0 367.4 187.6 1 796.9
Q4 6.1 199.9 364.7 227.9 455.3 371.4 192.0 1 817.3
2014 Q1 6.9 205.7 376.5 228.8 462.3 375.0 197.8 1 852.9
Q2 6.0 206.2 366.0 240.4 465.1 390.9 193.7 1 868.3
Q3 6.8 209.1 356.2 249.5 473.4 396.9 204.4 1 896.5
Q4 5.6 207.9 362.0 263.1 457.7 394.1 213.3 1 903.8
2015 Q1 6.3 208.1 362.5 265.2 445.9 396.9 211.7 1 896.6
Q2 7.2 212.8 368.1 270.2 448.3 396.1 220.4 1 923.0
Q3 7.5 218.7 365.8 292.3 440.3 394.6 227.1 1 946.4
Q4 9.1 214.0 373.3 297.5 432.0 392.9 223.3 1 942.1
2016 Q1 7.3 218.1 365.7 293.2 443.1 394.7 226.1 1 948.1
Q2 11.0 223.7 367.7 305.1 457.2 407.5 211.5 1 983.7
Q3 11.7 231.0 361.4 324.3 451.7 411.0 215.4 2 006.5
Q4 10.6 245.3 366.1 311.8 457.8 413.6 213.1 2 018.2
2017 Q1 9.9 238.6 373.8 292.4 463.0 398.2 214.5 1 990.4
Q2 9.4 235.7 369.7 300.7 466.5 400.9 219.1 2 002.0
Q3 10.5 242.3 371.5 310.1 471.6 394.1 213.5 2 013.5
Q4 10.2 234.7 382.7 297.3 474.9 391.5 219.2 2 010.4
2018 Q1 10.0 223.8 374.8 292.5 467.3 404.8 234.9 2 008.0
Q2 11.4 224.1 390.9 305.7 459.6 394.5 245.3 2 031.5
Q3 8.4 220.5 387.0 309.2 461.5 390.9 251.4 2 028.7
Q4 9.7 221.0 387.4 297.3 442.6 394.2 272.6 2 024.7
2019 Q1 9.2 221.9 382.4 297.6 430.7 402.6 280.0 2 024.3
Q2 9.8 227.1 382.1 314.0 428.4 411.9 265.4 2 038.7
Q3
Q4
*Source: labour force survey, HCSO.  aIncluding doctoral or equivalent. 

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