2.1.10. Employed persons by highest educational qualification and sex (1998–)*

(thousands)

< >
Period 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
1998 29.4 772.6 1 129.5 423.9 737.9 355.7 246.6 3 695.6
1999 33.1 676.6 1 215.1 309.2 947.1 383.3 244.9 3 809.3
2000 27.0 644.9 1 246.0 332.6 940.1 389.9 275.7 3 856.2
2001 26.3 639.9 1 277.3 329.5 927.9 397.6 269.8 3 868.3
2002 20.3 612.9 1 290.4 329.0 935.7 416.7 265.6 3 870.6
2003 18.1 574.6 1 262.9 345.4 978.4 443.5 299.0 3 921.9
2004 14.9 544.8 1 220.8 334.8 974.4 478.0 332.7 3 900.4
2005 13.2 537.1 1 223.9 342.6 956.7 492.5 335.5 3 901.5
2006 13.7 502.2 1 245.9 349.6 972.4 511.5 333.2 3 928.4
2007 10.9 477.8 1 241.2 355.6 968.4 519.8 328.3 3 902.0
2008 10.7 468.5 1 179.3 344.8 952.8 541.7 350.5 3 848.3
2009 10.5 425.5 1 124.3 346.4 939.6 548.6 353.0 3 747.8
2010 13.1 413.5 1 115.7 336.3 947.8 540.7 365.2 3 732.4
2011 10.2 410.3 1 100.1 339.9 931.3 574.8 392.4 3 759.0
2012 11.2 402.1 1 100.9 347.6 951.9 612.2 401.3 3 827.2
2013 13.1 398.0 1 132.0 372.5 939.4 621.6 416.2 3 892.8
2014 14.7 446.1 1 160.9 415.2 973.3 644.6 446.1 4 100.8
2015 19.1 470.2 1 154.5 472.8 957.8 664.9 471.1 4 210.5
2016 20.6 500.5 1 182.4 537.7 969.5 682.4 458.6 4 351.6
2017 20.0 505.3 1 230.7 533.5 984.3 675.4 472.2 4 421.4
2018 19.5 492.4 1 254.9 537.4 964.5 657.2 543.6 4 469.5
Male
1998 17.4 390.7 792.8 154.5 366.8 148.0 152.8 2 023.0
1999 18.7 332.8 864.3 102.8 454.1 162.8 148.1 2 083.6
2000 15.1 321.4 878.1 106.1 455.1 163.8 166.2 2 105.8
2001 16.0 314.3 903.5 104.1 446.3 164.9 164.6 2 113.7
2002 11.9 295.5 912.3 103.9 454.0 174.6 160.3 2 112.5
2003 11.2 286.4 877.3 106.7 482.2 190.1 172.6 2 126.5
2004 9.3 267.5 854.4 109.1 483.9 197.9 195.2 2 117.3
2005 8.7 266.8 862.5 114.7 471.1 202.6 189.7 2 116.1
2006 9.7 252.6 876.0 120.3 484.1 212.7 183.2 2 138.6
2007 7.5 242.6 865.8 122.7 491.2 213.0 186.6 2 129.3
2008 7.4 238.4 822.5 122.9 487.0 219.7 195.8 2 093.6
2009 6.3 215.0 782.4 129.1 480.8 212.9 198.5 2 025.1
2010 6.9 205.0 762.7 125.6 483.6 206.1 202.7 1 992.5
2011 6.0 210.5 750.5 130.0 481.0 227.0 215.9 2 021.0
2012 6.9 211.2 754.2 132.3 483.5 245.9 214.8 2 048.8
2013 7.3 208.0 780.6 148.4 483.9 248.3 227.3 2 103.7
2014 8.4 238.8 795.7 169.7 508.6 255.4 243.8 2 220.5
2015 11.6 256.8 787.1 191.5 516.2 269.8 250.5 2 283.5
2016 10.5 270.9 817.2 229.1 517.1 275.7 242.1 2 362.5
2017 10.0 267.5 856.3 233.4 515.3 279.2 255.7 2 417.3
2018 9.6 270.0 869.9 236.2 506.7 261.1 292.6 2 446.2
Female
1998 12.0 381.9 336.7 269.4 371.1 207.7 93.8 1 672.6
1999 14.4 343.8 350.8 206.4 493.0 220.5 96.8 1 725.7
2000 11.9 323.5 367.9 226.5 485.0 226.1 109.5 1 750.4
2001 10.3 325.6 373.8 225.4 481.6 232.7 105.2 1 754.6
2002 8.4 317.4 378.1 225.1 481.7 242.1 105.3 1 758.1
2003 6.9 288.2 385.6 238.7 496.2 253.4 126.4 1 795.4
2004 5.6 277.3 366.4 225.7 490.5 280.1 137.5 1 783.1
2005 4.5 270.3 361.4 227.9 485.6 289.9 145.8 1 785.4
2006 4.0 249.6 369.9 229.4 488.2 298.8 150.0 1 789.8
2007 3.4 235.2 375.4 232.8 477.2 306.9 141.8 1 772.7
2008 3.3 230.1 356.9 222.0 465.8 322.0 154.6 1 754.7
2009 4.2 210.4 342.0 217.3 458.7 335.7 154.4 1 722.8
2010 6.3 208.6 353.0 210.7 464.2 334.7 162.5 1 739.8
2011 4.2 199.7 349.6 209.9 450.3 347.8 176.5 1 738.0
2012 4.3 190.9 346.7 215.3 468.4 366.3 186.5 1 778.4
2013 5.8 190.1 351.4 224.1 455.5 373.3 188.9 1 789.0
2014 6.3 207.2 365.2 245.5 464.6 389.2 202.3 1 880.4
2015 7.6 213.4 367.4 281.3 441.6 395.1 220.6 1 927.0
2016 10.2 229.5 365.2 308.6 452.5 406.7 216.5 1 989.1
2017 10.0 237.8 374.4 300.1 469.0 396.2 216.5 2 004.1
2018 9.9 222.3 385.0 301.2 457.7 396.1 251.0 2 023.3
*Source: Labour Force Survey, HCSO.  aIncluding doctoral or equivalent. 

© Hungarian Central Statistical Office, 2011