Employment by occupation and sex
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Source: UNECE Statistical Database, compiled from national and international (Eurostat and ILO) official sources.

Definition:
The employed are all the residents above a specified age who, during a specified brief period, either one week or one day, were in the following categories:
(a) paid employment:
(a1) at work: persons who, during the reference period, performed some work for wage or salary, in cash or in kind;
(a2) with a job but not at work: persons who, having already worked in their present job, were temporarily not at work during the reference period and had a formal attachment to their job;
(b) self-employment:
(b1) at work: persons who, during the reference period, performed some work for profit or family gain, in cash or in kind;
(b2) with an enterprise but not at work: persons with an enterprise, which may be a business enterprise, a farm or a service undertaking, who were temporarily not at work during the reference period for any specific reason.
For additional information, see the International Conference of Labour Statisticians (ICLS).
The occupation groups correspond to first-level categories in the 2008 version of the International Standard Classification of Occupations (ISCO-08).
For the EU and EFTA member-states the year of transition from ISCO-88 to ISCO-08 is 2011. For other countries please see Country footnotes. The transition to ISCO-08 could entail a break in time series.
General note: Data come from the Labour Force Survey (LFS) unless otherwise specified. Data from the LFS and from population censuses normally comply with the definition above.
Country: Albania
From 2010 occupational groups according to ISCO-08.
Country: Armenia
Break in methodlogy (2014): since 2014 data refer to the population aged 15-75 and are based on the Labour Force Survey.2001: data come from Population Census.
Country: Azerbaijan
Data compiled according to ISCO-08.
Country: Azerbaijan
Data are based on administrative registers.
Country: Belarus
Data compiled according to ISCO-88
Country: Belarus
2000 : data refer to 1999 and come from Population Census.
Country: Belgium
1980 : data refer to 1983.
Country: Bosnia and Herzegovina
From year 2006 to 2010 data compiling using ISCO 88, from 2011 using ISCO 08.
Country: Bulgaria
1995 : data refer to 1997.
Country: Canada
Change in definition (1990 onwards): Data are annual averages. Cells with 0 are estimates with less than 1,500 employed.
Country: Canada
Data do not cover the three northern territories (Yukon, Northwest and Nunavuk )
Country: Cyprus
Data cover only the area controlled by the Republic of Cyprus.
1990 : data refer to 1992.
Country: Estonia
1990 and 1995 : data refer to the population aged 15-69. From 2000 : data refer to the population aged 15-74.
Country: Finland
Data refer to the population aged 15-74.
Country: France
Since 2014, data include also the French overseas departments (Guadeloupe, Martinique, Guyane, La Reunion), with the exception of Mayotte.
Country: Georgia
Data do not cover Abkhazia and South Ossetia (Tshinvali).
Country: Germany
1980 : data refer to 1983.
Country: Iceland
Data refer to the population aged 16-74.
1990 : data refer to 1991.
Country: Israel
Break in methodlogy (2000): In 1998: 1) Changes in the weighting method; 2) Transition to the 1995 Population Census estimates; See explanations: http://www.cbs.gov.il/www/publications/saka_change/tch_e.pdf
Country: Israel
Break in methodlogy (2001): Changes in the weighting method. See explanations: http://www.cbs.gov.il/www/saka_y/e_intro_f1_comparison-mimi.f
Country: Israel
Break in methodlogy (2009): 1) Update of the definition of the civilian labour force characteristics; 2) Transition to the 2008 Population Census estimates. See explanations: http://www.cbs.gov.il/publications11/1460/pdf/intro05_e.pdf
Country: Israel
Break in methodlogy (2012): 1) Transitiom from a quarterly to a monthly LFS; 2) Changes in the definitions of labour force characteristics (including compulsory and permanent military service into labour force). See explanations: http://www.cbs.gov.il/publications/labour_survey04/labour_f--orce_survey/answer_question_e_2012.pdf
Country: Israel
Change in definition (2000 - 2012): Changes in the questionnaire (Highest Diploma Received, Discouraged Workers, Employees hired through employment agencies or employment contractors); See explanations: http://www.cbs.gov.il/www/saka_y/e_intro_e_changes.pdf
Country: Israel
Change in definition (2013): Changes in the Standard Classification of Occupations based on ISCO-08; See explanations: http://www.cbs.gov.il/publications12/occupations_class11/pd--f/draft_h.pdf (draft, Hebrew only)
Country: Kyrgyzstan
Up to 2015 ISCO-88 has been used
Country: Latvia
1995 : data refer to 1996.
Country: Lithuania
1995 : data refer to 1997.
Country: Moldova, Republic of
Data exclude the territory of the Transnistria and municipality of Bender
Country: Portugal
1990 : data refer to 1992.
Country: Russian Federation
Change in definition (2000 - 2013): Data present the population aged 15-72 years
Country: Russian Federation
Territorial change (1995 - 2006): Data do not include the Chechen Republic
Country: Serbia
Data do not cover Kosovo and Metohija. Starting in 2013 data compiled according ISCO-08.
Country: Slovakia
1995 : the persons working in the armed forces are counted in the other groups.
Country: Sweden
Data refer to the population aged 16-64.
Country: Switzerland
1990 : data refer to 1991.
Country: Ukraine
Change in definition (2000 - 2012): Distribution by institutional sectors of the economy based on the assessment carried out in accordance with the National Classification of Occupations developed on the basis of ISCO 88.
Country: Ukraine
Territorial change (2000 - 2012): Data do not cover the area of radioactive contamination from the Chernobyl disaster.
Country: United Kingdom
Data refer to the population aged 16+.
Country: United States
Data refer to the population aged 16+.
Data do not cover the armed forces.
Occupation groups : 'Professionals' includes 'Technicians and associate professionals'; 'Craft and related workers' includes 'Plant machine operators and assemblers'.

Information

Unit
Employed (in thousands):
Persons
Percent of corresponding total for both sexes:
Percent
Percent of corresponding total for all ISCO groups:
Percent
Contact
Employed (in thousands):
Gender Statistics, UNECE/STAT
Tel: -
E-mail: gender.stats@unece.org
Latest update
Employed (in thousands):
5/3/2017
Percent of corresponding total for both sexes:
5/3/2017
Percent of corresponding total for all ISCO groups:
5/3/2017
Data type
Employed (in thousands):
Stock
Percent of corresponding total for both sexes:
Average
Percent of corresponding total for all ISCO groups:
Average
Creation date
1/19/2018
Source
UNECE Statistical Division Database
Matrix
c0000454