Period, quarters Managers Professionals Technicians and associate professionals Office and management (costumer services) occupations Non-manual workers together Commercial and services occupations Agricultural and forestry occupations Industry and construction industry occupations Machine operators, assembly workers, drivers of vehicles (Elementary) occupations not requiring qualifications Manual workers together Armed forces occupations Total Not classifieda Employed persons together
1. 2. 3. 4. 1–4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 5–9. 0. 0–9.
Total
2011 Q1 223.6 619.0 596.6 290.1 1,729.2 602.3 96.6 554.9 516.6 313.0 2,083.4 13.2 3,825.7 6.3 3,831.9
Q2 224.3 632.9 591.3 290.2 1,738.7 603.8 104.5 556.8 518.3 361.2 2,144.6 12.6 3,896.0 4.9 3,900.8
Q3 223.1 637.2 593.3 289.3 1,742.9 599.1 114.9 567.6 526.4 375.0 2,183.0 12.1 3,938.0 4.3 3,942.2
Q4 217.6 646.6 592.6 296.6 1,753.4 599.9 113.0 558.8 535.7 359.7 2,167.0 10.7 3,931.1 5.8 3,936.9
2012 Q1 203.1 654.9 599.8 289.0 1,746.8 592.1 111.2 538.7 529.1 332.8 2,104.0 13.2 3,864.0 6.4 3,870.3
Q2 197.3 653.1 614.1 294.0 1,758.5 615.7 120.0 547.0 518.8 372.7 2,174.2 13.0 3,945.6 4.7 3,950.3
Q3 196.1 670.3 619.4 291.8 1,777.6 641.9 117.1 551.6 521.7 394.3 2,226.5 11.8 4,015.9 3.7 4,019.6
Q4 187.9 679.7 634.7 292.6 1,794.9 623.7 110.6 555.0 522.8 373.1 2,185.1 11.2 3,991.1 3.5 3,994.7
2013 Q1 190.9 681.1 644.6 288.2 1,804.8 604.1 97.4 530.9 522.9 328.8 2,084.1 12.1 3,901.1 5.5 3,906.6
Q2 190.8 682.7 650.6 274.3 1,798.3 622.4 98.1 553.6 534.6 404.3 2,213.1 11.9 4,023.3 5.0 4,028.3
Q3 192.1 671.3 658.4 275.6 1,797.4 634.7 97.8 574.7 545.4 413.5 2,266.2 13.1 4,076.7 5.0 4,081.7
Q4 194.7 663.3 675.4 278.9 1,812.3 628.8 92.8 571.7 548.3 417.9 2,259.5 16.3 4,088.1 12.4 4,100.5
2014 Q1 199.0 671.1 689.5 294.2 1,853.9 627.7 94.5 569.0 555.1 402.9 2,249.2 14.6 4,117.6 47.5 4,165.1
Q2 205.0 673.4 693.5 300.6 1,872.5 628.1 96.6 578.7 561.4 432.2 2,297.0 13.8 4,183.3 13.0 4,196.3
Q3 206.0 685.6 698.5 307.1 1,897.2 639.1 98.0 599.5 565.5 449.9 2,351.9 14.7 4,263.8 6.3 4,270.1
Q4 207.0 684.4 690.5 310.8 1,892.7 634.6 104.5 604.4 557.8 444.2 2,345.5 13.9 4,252.1 6.7 4,258.8
2015 Q1 200.6 690.5 695.0 308.4 1,894.5 647.4 103.0 593.2 543.7 421.7 2,309.0 12.6 4,216.1 19.7 4,235.8
Q2 205.7 702.9 703.5 302.7 1,914.7 661.2 110.4 605.0 554.2 459.8 2,390.6 11.4 4,316.8 7.2 4,324.0
Q3 202.2 704.3 712.1 318.7 1,937.3 667.3 110.0 607.2 565.7 484.1 2,434.3 12.1 4,383.8 6.6 4,390.4
Q4 201.5 702.4 710.3 313.9 1,928.0 657.6 115.0 608.9 583.2 481.4 2,446.1 9.9 4,383.9 6.3 4,390.2
2016 Q1 207.7 699.8 724.0 321.7 1,953.2 658.0 123.5 584.9 587.5 467.4 2,421.3 8.6 4,383.2 7.3 4,390.5
Q2 210.0 688.1 738.8 315.5 1,952.4 678.9 130.8 590.7 612.6 493.8 2,506.8 10.5 4,469.7 6.7 4,476.4
Q3 208.0 677.8 759.1 318.4 1,963.3 666.0 129.0 613.0 632.0 498.6 2,538.5 12.5 4,514.3 6.8 4,521.1
Q4 205.8 703.1 735.3 313.6 1,957.7 691.2 127.6 605.7 640.8 496.4 2,561.7 14.5 4,533.9 7.0 4,540.9
2017 Q1 211.4 698.8 742.5 304.0 1,956.7 682.4 127.3 607.3 633.6 472.0 2,522.6 15.1 4,494.3 3.6 4,498.0
Q2 204.5 691.4 781.5 310.5 1,987.9 671.1 129.3 607.9 638.4 490.8 2,537.5 13.7 4,539.1 1.9 4,541.0
Q3 206.1 681.6 753.6 323.0 1,964.3 683.3 129.2 634.0 653.9 495.2 2,595.6 13.2 4,573.2 1.9 4,575.2
Q4 201.3 681.0 756.8 326.3 1,965.3 674.8 135.9 643.8 656.5 487.1 2,598.1 14.1 4,577.5 1.8 4,579.3
2018 Q1 193.8 729.8 751.1 326.4 2,001.0 663.3 142.2 631.4 667.8 451.2 2,555.9 10.6 4,567.6 3.0 4,570.6
Q2 198.0 710.3 761.3 329.3 1,998.9 664.0 138.8 647.3 677.3 469.5 2,596.9 8.4 4,604.2 2.7 4,606.9
Q3 202.3 721.5 740.0 347.8 2,011.6 691.1 131.6 644.1 684.3 452.7 2,603.9 7.9 4,623.4 4.0 4,627.4
Q4 212.5 736.5 730.5 344.5 2,024.0 678.3 129.8 640.8 672.4 461.4 2,582.8 10.2 4,617.0 3.6 4,620.6
2019 Q1 198.6 770.8 734.2 340.7 2,044.2 689.8 122.4 634.2 678.1 445.2 2,569.8 11.7 4,625.7 5.3 4,631.0
Q2 181.4 780.7 732.2 344.9 2,039.1 693.8 132.9 646.1 662.5 448.1 2,583.4 14.3 4,636.8 6.3 4,643.1
Q3 169.2 799.6 747.1 322.2 2,038.1 723.4 118.5 653.0 647.8 451.4 2,594.0 17.0 4,649.1 5.1 4,654.2
Q4 162.4 840.1 724.0 318.6 2,045.0 712.2 117.4 672.8 651.5 429.0 2,582.9 17.3 4,645.2 4.7 4,649.9
2020 Q1 158.0 840.3 718.9 315.6 2,032.8 690.1 125.2 673.5 642.7 420.1 2,551.7 17.8 4,602.4 4.4 4,606.8
Q2 160.8 899.8 732.6 323.1 2,116.2 643.1 122.0 657.7 617.9 378.0 2,418.7 16.5 4,551.4 5.0 4,556.4
Q3 173.0 904.5 712.3 317.0 2,106.9 683.7 125.1 662.2 599.2 431.0 2,501.1 15.8 4,623.9 3.3 4,627.2
Q4 196.8 926.4 718.5 303.1 2,144.9 664.1 128.1 673.9 576.0 416.8 2,458.9 15.6 4,619.4 3.2 4,622.6
2021 Q1 219.4 891.7 729.4 325.2 2,165.7 619.3 117.5 633.1 604.1 413.7 2,387.7 14.2 4,567.6 0.0 4,567.6
Q2 232.3 895.1 741.1 324.3 2,192.8 641.8 121.3 628.6 602.7 416.9 2,411.3 15.1 4,619.2 0.0 4,619.2
Q3 233.9 903.1 752.4 315.9 2,205.2 648.2 118.9 624.7 616.2 437.2 2,445.2 13.0 4,663.4 0.0 4,663.4
Q4
Of which:
male
2011 Q1 129.1 274.5 226.2 41.7 671.6 232.0 71.3 505.5 333.2 145.2 1,287.2 11.4 1,970.1 0.0 1,970.1
Q2 127.7 282.0 228.7 44.3 682.7 235.8 75.0 506.3 337.8 175.6 1,330.4 10.7 2,023.8 0.0 2,023.8
Q3 131.4 279.8 225.0 45.7 681.9 235.8 79.9 517.4 346.3 181.4 1,360.9 10.5 2,053.3 0.0 2,053.3
Q4 127.6 284.0 222.6 51.7 686.0 227.4 81.2 510.8 356.3 172.4 1,348.1 9.3 2,043.4 0.0 2,043.4
2012 Q1 121.7 287.2 221.8 50.3 681.0 224.6 78.3 491.1 356.3 157.4 1,307.7 10.9 1,999.6 0.0 1,999.6
Q2 117.0 287.7 229.8 50.8 685.2 227.3 83.7 504.2 349.0 182.8 1,346.9 10.9 2,043.0 0.0 2,043.0
Q3 115.0 284.9 237.4 53.3 690.5 241.8 83.2 506.0 354.9 192.1 1,378.1 9.7 2,078.2 0.0 2,078.2
Q4 110.8 285.4 241.3 56.6 694.0 234.1 79.4 508.3 362.4 188.6 1,372.6 10.1 2,076.8 0.1 2,076.9
2013 Q1 109.4 291.3 245.9 58.5 705.1 229.7 71.2 485.1 357.3 154.3 1,297.5 11.0 2,013.6 0.2 2,013.8
Q2 109.1 289.9 247.7 54.5 701.2 244.2 69.3 510.1 369.0 202.3 1,394.9 11.0 2,107.0 0.0 2,107.0
Q3 109.5 294.6 250.1 54.3 708.5 249.2 69.6 522.4 372.6 210.4 1,424.2 11.9 2,144.6 0.0 2,144.6
Q4 109.7 287.3 264.4 59.0 720.5 248.8 66.7 517.5 373.0 208.0 1,414.0 13.9 2,148.3 4.7 2,153.0
2014 Q1 116.4 293.6 255.5 62.0 727.5 252.4 67.6 519.3 381.3 201.1 1,421.7 13.0 2,162.3 22.9 2,185.2
Q2 120.3 292.1 258.8 62.3 733.5 255.2 67.7 526.3 390.8 216.5 1,456.5 12.5 2,202.5 5.3 2,207.8
Q3 122.2 298.8 260.0 63.4 744.4 254.4 70.3 546.7 393.1 228.8 1,493.2 13.2 2,250.8 1.8 2,252.6
Q4 123.8 297.4 249.1 67.3 737.7 242.1 78.1 554.6 388.2 222.8 1,485.8 12.6 2,236.0 2.1 2,238.1
2015 Q1 119.1 305.0 255.4 68.4 747.9 246.6 77.5 549.6 375.1 205.5 1,454.4 11.3 2,213.6 7.3 2,220.9
Q2 120.7 309.5 263.3 70.7 764.2 244.8 83.0 554.6 392.0 227.6 1,502.1 8.9 2,275.2 2.8 2,278.0
Q3 114.9 313.8 270.7 77.9 777.3 248.9 83.7 554.1 399.7 245.0 1,531.4 8.7 2,317.4 1.9 2,319.3
Q4 119.5 311.4 265.5 71.2 767.6 250.1 87.4 556.6 407.8 238.9 1,540.7 7.2 2,315.6 2.4 2,318.0
2016 Q1 121.4 309.6 269.8 80.0 780.9 267.2 94.0 532.0 409.3 222.4 1,524.8 6.4 2,312.1 2.1 2,314.2
Q2 122.5 303.5 270.8 75.8 772.7 272.5 96.2 537.7 432.5 238.0 1,577.0 8.2 2,357.9 1.2 2,359.1
Q3 124.6 293.4 275.6 77.5 771.0 272.3 93.4 558.2 444.5 233.3 1,601.7 10.2 2,383.0 1.3 2,384.2
Q4 123.4 306.1 274.0 74.7 778.3 283.9 92.3 553.3 447.6 223.5 1,600.6 12.7 2,391.5 1.6 2,393.1
2017 Q1 130.8 315.5 271.7 67.7 785.7 275.7 89.7 559.9 437.1 216.4 1,578.8 13.5 2,378.0 0.0 2,378.0
Q2 120.0 319.3 287.2 70.6 797.2 278.4 91.8 560.7 443.4 234.5 1,608.8 11.6 2,417.6 0.0 2,417.6
Q3 123.0 309.2 283.5 73.2 788.9 269.5 92.0 581.5 458.1 235.5 1,636.6 11.8 2,437.2 0.0 2,437.2
Q4 120.3 306.3 289.1 69.6 785.3 258.5 98.1 582.9 464.8 234.7 1,638.9 12.7 2,437.0 0.0 2,437.0
2018 Q1 116.6 333.1 286.3 63.0 799.1 252.5 102.9 575.0 465.5 222.3 1,618.1 10.0 2,427.2 0.0 2,427.2
Q2 119.8 317.8 285.1 66.7 789.3 252.5 98.6 595.1 463.0 236.7 1,645.8 7.9 2,443.1 0.0 2,443.1
Q3 120.9 324.2 283.0 70.9 799.0 271.2 94.6 591.0 466.7 228.4 1,651.9 7.2 2,458.1 0.0 2,458.1
Q4 128.9 326.7 285.8 67.4 808.8 261.8 94.5 591.8 465.9 224.0 1,637.9 9.9 2,456.6 0.0 2,456.6
2019 Q1 118.0 350.7 296.0 65.1 829.7 267.7 86.4 586.4 480.6 210.8 1,632.0 11.0 2,472.8 0.0 2,472.8
Q2 108.8 356.4 295.5 69.4 830.2 267.3 94.6 599.8 465.1 202.9 1,629.8 12.4 2,472.4 0.0 2,472.4
Q3 102.6 355.0 305.5 70.2 833.3 280.4 85.5 604.3 462.2 206.5 1,638.8 15.3 2,487.4 0.0 2,487.4
Q4 97.5 381.1 297.1 70.5 846.1 259.9 86.1 623.3 462.0 195.1 1,626.4 15.1 2,487.7 0.0 2,487.7
2020 Q1 93.1 378.9 291.9 71.6 835.6 252.4 89.7 624.2 456.3 184.5 1,607.1 15.0 2,457.6 0.0 2,457.6
Q2 101.2 406.4 307.6 73.3 888.5 229.9 85.8 607.3 436.1 171.5 1,530.7 13.8 2,432.9 0.0 2,432.9
Q3 98.8 424.6 291.4 71.1 886.0 256.5 89.2 607.0 424.5 201.7 1,578.9 12.7 2,477.6 0.0 2,477.6
Q4 119.0 435.4 291.6 67.0 913.0 249.5 90.5 619.0 401.8 194.3 1,555.2 11.9 2,480.1 0.0 2,480.1
2021 Q1 137.2 418.2 286.6 78.1 920.2 229.3 85.4 587.4 427.6 195.8 1,525.6 10.4 2,456.1 0.0 2,456.1
Q2 145.3 410.1 294.8 84.3 934.4 235.0 89.0 578.1 422.1 194.0 1,518.2 11.1 2,463.8 0.0 2,463.8
Q3 144.5 407.8 302.5 80.5 935.3 245.7 85.1 573.6 423.5 205.2 1,533.2 10.6 2,479.1 0.0 2,479.1
Q4
Female
2011 Q1 94.4 344.4 370.4 248.3 1,057.6 370.3 25.3 49.3 183.4 167.8 796.2 1.8 1,855.6 6.3 1,861.8
Q2 96.6 350.9 362.5 246.0 1,056.0 368.0 29.5 50.5 180.5 185.6 814.2 1.9 1,872.1 4.9 1,877.0
Q3 91.7 357.4 368.3 243.6 1,061.0 363.3 35.0 50.2 180.0 193.5 822.1 1.6 1,884.7 4.3 1,888.9
Q4 90.0 362.6 369.9 244.9 1,067.4 372.5 31.7 48.0 179.4 187.2 818.9 1.4 1,887.7 5.8 1,893.5
2012 Q1 81.4 367.7 378.0 238.7 1,065.8 367.5 32.9 47.6 172.8 175.4 796.2 2.4 1,864.4 6.4 1,870.7
Q2 80.3 365.4 384.3 243.2 1,073.3 388.4 36.3 42.8 169.8 189.9 827.2 2.1 1,902.6 4.7 1,907.2
Q3 81.1 385.4 382.0 238.6 1,087.1 400.1 33.8 45.6 166.8 202.2 848.5 2.1 1,937.7 3.7 1,941.4
Q4 77.1 394.3 393.4 236.0 1,100.8 389.6 31.2 46.7 160.4 184.5 812.4 1.1 1,914.4 3.4 1,917.8
2013 Q1 81.5 389.8 398.7 229.7 1,099.8 374.4 26.3 45.8 165.6 174.5 786.6 1.1 1,887.5 5.3 1,892.8
Q2 81.6 392.8 402.9 219.8 1,097.1 378.3 28.8 43.5 165.6 202.0 818.2 0.9 1,916.2 5.0 1,921.3
Q3 82.7 376.7 408.3 221.3 1,089.0 385.5 28.1 52.4 172.9 203.1 842.0 1.2 1,932.2 5.0 1,937.1
Q4 85.0 376.0 411.0 219.9 1,091.8 380.0 26.1 54.2 175.4 209.9 845.5 2.4 1,939.8 7.7 1,947.5
2014 Q1 82.7 377.5 434.0 232.1 1,126.4 375.3 26.9 49.7 173.8 201.8 827.5 1.5 1,955.4 24.6 1,980.0
Q2 84.7 381.3 434.7 238.3 1,139.0 372.9 28.9 52.4 170.7 215.7 840.6 1.3 1,980.8 7.8 1,988.6
Q3 83.8 386.8 438.5 243.7 1,152.8 384.7 27.7 52.8 172.3 221.1 858.7 1.5 2,013.1 4.5 2,017.6
Q4 83.2 387.0 441.3 243.5 1,155.1 392.5 26.4 49.9 169.6 221.4 859.7 1.3 2,016.1 4.7 2,020.7
2015 Q1 81.5 385.5 439.6 240.0 1,146.6 400.7 25.5 43.6 168.6 216.2 854.6 1.3 2,002.6 12.4 2,014.9
Q2 85.1 393.4 440.2 232.0 1,150.5 416.3 27.4 50.4 162.2 232.2 888.5 2.5 2,041.5 4.4 2,046.0
Q3 87.3 390.5 441.4 240.9 1,160.0 418.5 26.3 53.1 166.0 239.0 902.9 3.4 2,066.3 4.7 2,071.1
Q4 82.0 391.0 444.7 242.6 1,160.4 407.6 27.6 52.3 175.4 242.5 905.3 2.6 2,068.3 3.9 2,072.2
2016 Q1 86.3 390.2 454.1 241.7 1,172.3 390.8 29.5 52.9 178.3 245.0 896.5 2.2 2,071.1 5.2 2,076.3
Q2 87.5 384.6 467.9 239.7 1,179.8 406.3 34.6 53.0 180.1 255.8 929.8 2.2 2,111.8 5.5 2,117.3
Q3 83.4 384.4 483.5 240.9 1,192.2 393.7 35.5 54.7 187.5 265.3 936.8 2.3 2,131.3 5.6 2,136.8
Q4 82.4 397.0 461.3 238.8 1,179.5 407.2 35.4 52.4 193.2 272.9 961.1 1.8 2,142.4 5.4 2,147.8
2017 Q1 80.6 383.4 470.7 236.3 1,171.0 406.8 37.6 47.4 196.5 255.6 943.8 1.6 2,116.4 3.6 2,120.0
Q2 84.4 372.1 494.3 239.9 1,190.8 392.7 37.5 47.2 195.0 256.2 928.7 2.1 2,121.5 1.9 2,123.4
Q3 83.1 372.4 470.1 249.8 1,175.5 413.8 37.2 52.5 195.8 259.8 959.1 1.5 2,136.0 1.9 2,138.0
Q4 81.0 374.7 467.7 256.6 1,180.0 416.3 37.8 60.9 191.7 252.4 959.2 1.4 2,140.6 1.8 2,142.4
2018 Q1 77.2 396.7 464.7 263.4 1,202.0 410.9 39.3 56.4 202.2 229.0 937.8 0.6 2,140.4 3.0 2,143.4
Q2 78.2 392.5 476.2 262.6 1,209.6 411.5 40.1 52.2 214.3 232.8 951.0 0.5 2,161.1 2.7 2,163.8
Q3 81.4 397.3 457.0 276.9 1,212.7 419.9 37.0 53.1 217.6 224.4 952.0 0.7 2,165.3 4.0 2,169.4
Q4 83.6 409.8 444.7 277.1 1,215.2 416.6 35.3 49.0 206.4 237.5 944.8 0.3 2,160.4 3.6 2,164.0
2019 Q1 80.6 420.0 438.3 275.6 1,214.5 422.1 36.0 47.8 197.4 234.4 937.8 0.6 2,152.9 5.3 2,158.2
Q2 72.5 424.2 436.7 275.4 1,208.9 426.5 38.3 46.3 197.4 245.1 953.6 1.9 2,164.4 6.3 2,170.7
Q3 66.6 444.6 441.6 252.0 1,204.8 443.0 33.0 48.7 185.6 244.9 955.2 1.7 2,161.7 5.1 2,166.8
Q4 64.9 459.1 426.8 248.1 1,198.9 452.3 31.3 49.4 189.5 233.9 956.4 2.2 2,157.5 4.7 2,162.3
2020 Q1 64.9 461.4 427.0 244.0 1,197.2 437.7 35.5 49.4 186.4 235.6 944.7 2.9 2,144.8 4.4 2,149.2
Q2 59.6 493.4 425.0 249.8 1,227.8 413.1 36.1 50.5 181.7 206.5 888.0 2.7 2,118.5 5.0 2,123.4
Q3 74.2 479.9 421.0 245.9 1,220.9 427.1 36.0 55.2 174.7 229.3 922.2 3.1 2,146.3 3.3 2,149.6
Q4 77.8 491.0 427.0 236.1 1,231.9 414.5 37.6 54.9 174.2 222.5 903.7 3.7 2,139.3 3.2 2,142.5
2021 Q1 82.2 473.5 442.8 247.1 1,245.6 390.0 32.1 45.7 176.5 217.8 862.1 3.8 2,111.5 0.0 2,111.5
Q2 87.0 485.1 446.4 239.9 1,258.4 406.8 32.2 50.6 180.7 222.9 893.2 4.0 2,155.5 0.0 2,155.5
Q3 89.4 495.3 449.8 235.4 1,269.9 402.4 33.8 51.1 192.7 232.0 912.0 2.4 2,184.3 0.0 2,184.3
Q4

Footnotes

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Source: labour force survey, HCSO.
a
Between 2009 and 2020, persons who were recipients of child care benefits were not considered employed during their absence from work. From those who last worked over 7 years ago, employment characteristics are not available by major occupational groups data until the end of 2020, so they are placed in the not classified group.
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