Period, quarters Employee Not employeea Total Not classifiedb Employed persons together
total of which:
member of partnership self-employed unpaid family worker
Total
2009 Q1 3,383.5 486.7 133.0 336.7 14.7 3,870.2 6.8 3,877.0
Q2 3,423.8 479.4 131.3 329.2 16.5 3,903.2 7.2 3,910.4
Q3 3,417.6 474.6 133.4 321.9 16.1 3,892.2 7.2 3,899.4
Q4 3,408.9 476.0 139.6 318.8 14.6 3,884.9 6.2 3,891.1
2010 Q1 3,344.5 470.2 143.6 311.2 12.2 3,814.6 7.1 3,821.8
Q2 3,399.5 465.3 141.8 306.5 13.4 3,864.7 6.2 3,870.9
Q3 3,433.6 468.8 139.8 313.3 13.0 3,902.4 5.4 3,907.8
Q4 3,423.4 466.2 137.8 313.6 12.8 3,889.6 5.1 3,894.7
2011 Q1 3,359.2 466.5 137.5 312.6 14.2 3,825.7 6.3 3,831.9
Q2 3,425.7 470.3 137.0 315.6 15.9 3,896.0 4.9 3,900.8
Q3 3,470.0 468.0 134.9 313.9 17.3 3,938.0 4.3 3,942.2
Q4 3,477.3 453.7 131.2 304.2 16.2 3,931.1 5.8 3,936.9
2012 Q1 3,416.4 447.6 137.9 294.0 13.9 3,864.0 6.4 3,870.3
Q2 3,488.7 456.9 148.0 291.9 14.9 3,945.6 4.7 3,950.3
Q3 3,552.7 463.2 150.9 293.5 16.5 4,015.9 3.7 4,019.6
Q4 3,532.7 458.4 153.9 285.4 16.3 3,991.1 3.5 3,994.7
2013 Q1 3,449.0 452.1 159.1 274.6 15.3 3,901.1 5.5 3,906.6
Q2 3,579.7 443.6 159.6 267.5 13.8 4,023.3 5.0 4,028.3
Q3 3,634.0 442.8 162.2 263.6 13.3 4,076.7 5.0 4,081.7
Q4 3,648.1 450.1 164.9 267.6 13.8 4,098.2 2.3 4,100.5
2014 Q1 3,665.0 452.7 163.3 269.9 15.8 4,117.6 47.5 4,165.1
Q2 3,721.3 462.0 161.9 282.7 14.0 4,183.3 13.0 4,196.3
Q3 3,800.1 463.8 160.8 286.4 12.7 4,263.8 6.3 4,270.1
Q4 3,808.0 444.0 154.3 274.6 11.8 4,252.1 6.7 4,258.8
2015 Q1 3,774.0 442.1 152.0 276.7 11.3 4,216.1 19.7 4,235.8
Q2 3,855.6 461.2 152.2 294.2 13.1 4,316.8 7.2 4,324.0
Q3 3,912.6 471.1 151.2 306.6 11.8 4,383.8 6.6 4,390.4
Q4 3,909.3 474.6 151.6 309.5 12.1 4,383.9 6.3 4,390.2
2016 Q1 3,911.6 471.6 146.5 310.1 13.4 4,383.2 7.3 4,390.5
Q2 3,993.9 475.8 142.5 319.6 13.1 4,469.7 6.7 4,476.4
Q3 4,038.1 476.1 151.9 309.6 14.0 4,514.3 6.8 4,521.1
Q4 4,063.1 470.7 156.2 299.1 14.5 4,533.9 7.0 4,540.9
2017 Q1 4,034.7 459.7 160.9 285.8 12.8 4,494.3 3.6 4,498.0
Q2 4,085.0 454.2 155.3 286.1 12.3 4,539.1 1.9 4,541.0
Q3 4,101.9 471.3 163.7 293.4 13.7 4,573.2 1.9 4,575.2
Q4 4,111.6 465.9 153.3 297.7 14.6 4,577.5 1.8 4,579.3
2018 Q1 4,099.2 468.4 149.3 307.4 11.3 4,567.6 3.0 4,570.6
Q2 4,134.8 469.4 151.5 306.3 11.4 4,604.2 2.7 4,606.9
Q3 4,147.3 476.1 150.4 316.7 8.7 4,623.4 4.0 4,627.4
Q4 4,149.4 467.6 147.5 310.1 9.9 4,617.0 3.6 4,620.6
2019 Q1 4,145.1 480.6 163.6 309.4 7.4 4,625.7 5.3 4,631.0
Q2 4,151.5 485.3 158.5 317.4 9.2 4,636.8 6.3 4,643.1
Q3 4,157.1 492.0 164.3 318.5 9.0 4,649.1 5.1 4,654.2
Q4 4,126.6 519.4 177.3 331.0 11.0 4,646.0 4.0 4,649.9
2020 Q1 4,076.3 526.1 171.2 345.6 9.1 4,602.4 4.4 4,606.8
Q2 4,012.7 538.7 175.7 352.5 10.3 4,551.4 5.0 4,556.4
Q3 4,080.9 543.0 186.0 344.4 12.4 4,623.9 3.3 4,627.2
Q4 4,056.6 562.8 186.4 365.1 10.8 4,619.4 3.2 4,622.6
2021 Q1 4,008.0 559.6 160.0 386.3 11.6 4,567.6 0.0 4,567.6
Q2 4,047.1 572.1 159.8 398.7 12.3 4,619.2 0.0 4,619.2
Q3 4,076.6 586.8 146.4 425.4 14.0 4,663.4 0.0 4,663.4
Q4
Of which:
male
2009 Q1 1,690.7 323.7 92.5 223.0 6.4 2,014.5 0.0 2,014.5
Q2 1,723.3 317.0 87.8 219.7 7.7 2,040.3 0.1 2,040.4
Q3 1,717.8 311.1 86.2 214.9 7.5 2,028.9 0.1 2,029.0
Q4 1,712.2 308.0 89.2 210.2 6.4 2,020.2 0.1 2,020.2
2010 Q1 1,648.7 304.8 92.0 206.4 4.0 1,953.6 0.2 1,953.8
Q2 1,686.4 304.2 92.8 204.0 5.1 1,990.6 0.0 1,990.6
Q3 1,714.9 305.7 88.2 211.3 4.6 2,020.6 0.0 2,020.6
Q4 1,707.3 303.4 88.0 209.7 4.5 2,010.7 0.0 2,010.7
2011 Q1 1,661.9 308.2 89.9 212.4 4.3 1,970.1 0.0 1,970.1
Q2 1,709.6 314.3 91.9 216.2 5.0 2,023.8 0.0 2,023.8
Q3 1,741.4 311.9 91.5 213.4 5.7 2,053.3 0.0 2,053.3
Q4 1,744.3 299.1 88.3 204.5 4.5 2,043.4 0.0 2,043.4
2012 Q1 1,707.3 292.3 92.9 193.3 4.6 1,999.6 0.0 1,999.6
Q2 1,750.4 292.7 99.5 186.3 5.2 2,043.0 0.0 2,043.0
Q3 1,780.9 297.3 99.5 190.1 6.2 2,078.2 0.0 2,078.2
Q4 1,782.4 294.3 101.8 185.5 5.0 2,076.8 0.1 2,076.9
2013 Q1 1,723.7 289.9 106.4 177.0 4.4 2,013.6 0.2 2,013.8
Q2 1,820.0 287.0 108.4 171.3 5.2 2,107.0 0.0 2,107.0
Q3 1,852.8 291.7 113.0 170.7 4.9 2,144.6 0.0 2,144.6
Q4 1,854.5 298.5 115.7 174.8 4.8 2,153.0 0.0 2,153.0
2014 Q1 1,863.7 298.6 112.9 176.5 5.9 2,162.3 22.9 2,185.2
Q2 1,897.5 305.0 110.6 185.7 5.7 2,202.5 5.3 2,207.8
Q3 1,940.7 310.1 112.9 188.8 5.8 2,250.8 1.8 2,252.6
Q4 1,940.6 295.4 106.6 181.4 5.0 2,236.0 2.1 2,238.1
2015 Q1 1,924.3 289.3 102.3 180.3 5.4 2,213.6 7.3 2,220.9
Q2 1,974.0 301.2 103.8 189.4 6.7 2,275.2 2.8 2,278.0
Q3 2,010.0 307.5 101.1 198.6 6.5 2,317.4 1.9 2,319.3
Q4 2,002.7 312.9 100.7 204.8 6.0 2,315.6 2.4 2,318.0
2016 Q1 2,003.0 309.2 94.3 206.5 6.9 2,312.1 2.1 2,314.2
Q2 2,050.0 307.9 91.3 210.3 5.8 2,357.9 1.2 2,359.1
Q3 2,077.4 305.5 98.0 202.0 4.9 2,383.0 1.3 2,384.2
Q4 2,095.4 296.2 98.8 192.3 4.2 2,391.5 1.6 2,393.1
2017 Q1 2,091.0 287.0 98.6 184.5 3.7 2,378.0 0.0 2,378.0
Q2 2,130.4 287.2 101.8 181.8 3.4 2,417.6 0.0 2,417.6
Q3 2,140.3 296.9 110.2 183.0 3.5 2,437.2 0.0 2,437.2
Q4 2,142.1 294.9 103.7 187.7 3.2 2,437.0 0.0 2,437.0
2018 Q1 2,125.1 302.1 105.0 193.4 3.4 2,427.2 0.0 2,427.2
Q2 2,139.8 303.3 104.2 194.3 4.7 2,443.1 0.0 2,443.1
Q3 2,157.8 300.2 100.7 195.8 3.6 2,458.1 0.0 2,458.1
Q4 2,158.5 298.1 99.2 194.8 4.0 2,456.6 0.0 2,456.6
2019 Q1 2,163.8 309.0 112.2 192.9 3.7 2,472.8 0.0 2,472.8
Q2 2,157.7 314.7 106.4 204.3 3.8 2,472.4 0.0 2,472.4
Q3 2,170.4 317.0 107.0 206.2 3.6 2,487.4 0.0 2,487.4
Q4 2,151.4 336.3 118.3 213.7 4.1 2,487.7 0.0 2,487.7
2020 Q1 2,119.9 337.7 110.6 224.3 2.7 2,457.6 0.0 2,457.6
Q2 2,087.2 345.8 117.9 223.8 3.9 2,432.9 0.0 2,432.9
Q3 2,127.7 350.0 123.1 222.6 4.0 2,477.6 0.0 2,477.6
Q4 2,122.7 357.4 121.1 232.1 3.7 2,480.1 0.0 2,480.1
2021 Q1 2,099.9 356.3 108.9 242.7 3.7 2,456.1 0.0 2,456.1
Q2 2,107.5 356.3 110.0 241.5 4.1 2,463.8 0.0 2,463.8
Q3 2,104.5 374.6 102.6 266.5 5.4 2,479.1 0.0 2,479.1
Q4
female
2009 Q1 1,692.7 163.0 40.4 113.7 8.3 1,855.7 6.8 1,862.6
Q2 1,700.5 162.4 43.5 109.6 8.8 1,862.9 7.1 1,870.0
Q3 1,699.9 163.5 47.1 107.0 8.6 1,863.3 7.1 1,870.5
Q4 1,696.7 168.0 50.4 108.6 8.1 1,864.7 6.1 1,870.8
2010 Q1 1,695.7 165.3 51.5 104.8 8.2 1,861.1 6.9 1,867.9
Q2 1,713.1 161.0 49.0 102.5 8.3 1,874.1 6.2 1,880.2
Q3 1,718.6 163.1 51.6 101.9 8.4 1,881.7 5.4 1,887.2
Q4 1,716.1 162.8 49.8 103.9 8.3 1,878.9 5.1 1,884.1
2011 Q1 1,697.3 158.3 47.6 100.3 9.8 1,855.6 6.3 1,861.8
Q2 1,716.1 156.0 45.1 99.5 10.9 1,872.1 4.9 1,877.0
Q3 1,728.6 156.0 43.4 100.5 11.6 1,884.7 4.3 1,888.9
Q4 1,733.0 154.6 42.8 99.7 11.7 1,887.7 5.8 1,893.5
2012 Q1 1,709.1 155.3 45.0 100.7 9.3 1,864.4 6.4 1,870.7
Q2 1,738.3 164.3 48.5 105.6 9.7 1,902.6 4.7 1,907.2
Q3 1,771.7 166.0 51.4 103.4 10.2 1,937.7 3.7 1,941.4
Q4 1,750.3 164.1 52.0 99.9 11.2 1,914.4 3.4 1,917.8
2013 Q1 1,725.3 162.2 52.7 97.6 10.9 1,887.5 5.3 1,892.8
Q2 1,759.7 156.6 51.1 96.2 8.7 1,916.2 5.0 1,921.3
Q3 1,781.1 151.0 49.2 92.9 8.4 1,932.2 5.0 1,937.1
Q4 1,793.5 151.6 49.2 92.8 9.0 1,945.1 2.3 1,947.5
2014 Q1 1,801.3 154.1 50.3 93.4 9.9 1,955.4 24.6 1,980.0
Q2 1,823.8 157.1 51.3 97.0 8.3 1,980.8 7.8 1,988.6
Q3 1,859.4 153.7 47.9 97.6 7.0 2,013.1 4.5 2,017.6
Q4 1,867.5 148.6 47.7 93.2 6.8 2,016.1 4.7 2,020.7
2015 Q1 1,849.8 152.8 49.6 96.3 5.9 2,002.6 12.4 2,014.9
Q2 1,881.6 159.9 48.4 104.8 6.4 2,041.5 4.4 2,046.0
Q3 1,902.7 163.6 50.1 107.9 5.4 2,066.3 4.7 2,071.1
Q4 1,906.6 161.7 50.8 104.7 6.1 2,068.3 3.9 2,072.2
2016 Q1 1,908.6 162.4 52.2 103.6 6.5 2,071.1 5.2 2,076.3
Q2 1,943.9 167.9 51.2 109.3 7.4 2,111.8 5.5 2,117.3
Q3 1,960.7 170.6 53.8 107.6 9.2 2,131.3 5.6 2,136.8
Q4 1,967.8 174.6 57.4 106.8 10.3 2,142.4 5.4 2,147.8
2017 Q1 1,943.7 172.7 62.3 101.3 9.0 2,116.4 3.6 2,120.0
Q2 1,954.6 166.9 53.6 104.3 8.9 2,121.5 1.9 2,123.4
Q3 1,961.7 174.4 53.5 110.4 10.2 2,136.0 1.9 2,138.0
Q4 1,969.5 171.0 49.6 109.9 11.4 2,140.6 1.8 2,142.4
2018 Q1 1,974.2 166.3 44.3 114.0 7.9 2,140.4 3.0 2,143.4
Q2 1,995.1 166.1 47.4 112.0 6.7 2,161.1 2.7 2,163.8
Q3 1,989.5 175.9 49.7 120.9 5.2 2,165.3 4.0 2,169.4
Q4 1,990.9 169.5 48.3 115.3 5.9 2,160.4 3.6 2,164.0
2019 Q1 1,981.4 171.6 51.4 116.5 3.6 2,152.9 5.3 2,158.2
Q2 1,993.8 170.6 52.1 113.1 5.4 2,164.4 6.3 2,170.7
Q3 1,986.7 175.0 57.3 112.2 5.3 2,161.7 5.1 2,166.8
Q4 1,975.2 183.0 58.9 117.3 6.9 2,158.3 4.0 2,162.3
2020 Q1 1,956.4 188.4 60.6 121.4 6.4 2,144.8 4.4 2,149.2
Q2 1,925.5 193.0 57.8 128.7 6.4 2,118.5 5.0 2,123.4
Q3 1,953.3 193.0 62.9 121.8 8.4 2,146.3 3.3 2,149.6
Q4 1,934.0 205.4 65.3 133.0 7.1 2,139.3 3.2 2,142.5
2021 Q1 1,908.1 203.4 51.1 143.6 7.9 2,111.5 0.0 2,111.5
Q2 1,939.6 215.8 49.8 157.2 8.1 2,155.5 0.0 2,155.5
Q3 1,972.2 212.2 43.8 158.9 8.6 2,184.3 0.0 2,184.3
Q4

Footnotes

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Source: labour force survey, HCSO.
a
Not employee: self-employed, member of partnership, member of co-operatives or unpaid family worker. In case of members of co-operatives, no data are published due to their rare occurance.
b
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 status of employment data until the end of 2020, so they are placed in the not classified group.
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