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European Union Compared by Labor > Employment rate > Adults

DEFINITION: Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Ages 15 and older are generally considered the working-age population.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Denmark 60.3 2008
2 Netherlands 59.3 2008
3 Ireland 57.8 2008
4 Sweden 57.6 2008
5 Cyprus 57.5 2008
6 United Kingdom 56.3 2008
7 Portugal 55.7 2008
8 Latvia 55 2008
9 Finland 54.7 2008
=10 Estonia 54.5 2008
=10 Austria 54.5 2008
12 Czech Republic 54.3 2008
13 Slovenia 54.1 2008
14 Slovakia 52.6 2008
15 Germany 51.7 2008
16 Luxembourg 51.2 2008
17 Lithuania 50.2 2008
18 Spain 48.6 2008
19 Greece 48.4 2008
20 Poland 48.2 2008
21 Romania 48.1 2008
22 France 47.9 2008
23 Belgium 46.5 2008
24 Bulgaria 46.3 2008
25 Croatia 45.9 2008
26 Malta 45.2 2008
27 Hungary 44.8 2008
28 Italy 43.6 2008

Citation

"Countries Compared by Labor > Employment rate > Adults. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", International Labour Organisation, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/European-Union/Labor/Employment-rate/Adults

European Union Compared by Labor > Employment rate > Adults

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Interesting observations about Labor > Employment rate > Adults

  • Madagascar ranked first for employment rate > adults amongst Hot countries in 2008.
  • Burkina Faso ranked first for employment rate > adults amongst Muslim countries in 2008.
  • Denmark ranked first for employment rate > adults amongst European Union in 2008.
  • Burundi ranked first for employment rate > adults amongst Christian countries in 2008.
  • Iceland ranked first for employment rate > adults amongst Europe in 2008.
  • Thailand ranked first for employment rate > adults amongst Emerging markets in 2008.
  • Uganda ranked first for employment rate > adults amongst Former British colonies in 2008.
  • Iraq has ranked last for employment rate > adults since 2003.
  • China ranked second for employment rate > adults amongst Cold countries in 2008.
  • Netherlands ranked first for employment rate > adults amongst Eurozone in 2008.
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