Number of Persons Employed in Chemical and Pharmaceutical Products

This key economic indicator for the Pharmaceutical sector has been recently updated.

  1. South Korea Number of Persons Employed in Chemical and Pharmaceutical Products rose 1% in 2019, compared to a year earlier.
  2. Since 2014 South Korea Number of Persons Employed in Chemical and Pharmaceutical Products rose 1.5% year on year to 226.6 Thousand Persons.
  3. In 2019 Japan was ranked number 3 in Number of Persons Employed in Chemical and Pharmaceutical Products.
  4. In 2019 Ireland was ranked number 19 in Number of Persons Employed in Chemical and Pharmaceutical Products reaching 28.42 Thousand Persons, jumping from 20 in 2018.

Top Countries in Number of Persons Employed in Chemical and Pharmaceutical Products

# 30 Countries Thousand Units (Persons) Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
United States
809.00 2019 -0.5 % -0.1 % View data
2 #2
Germany
478.00 2019 +0.0 % -0.0 % View data
3 #3
Japan
453.00 2019 +0.2 % +0.5 % View data
4 #4
South Korea
226.60 2019 +1.0 % +1.5 % View data
5 #5
Italy
167.00 2019 -0.9 % -0.5 % View data
6 #6
France
153.00 2019 -0.7 % -1.0 % View data
7 #7
Poland
149.10 2019 +1.5 % +1.5 % View data
8 #8
Spain
134.30 2019 -0.6 % -0.3 % View data
9 #9
United Kingdom
125.35 2019 -2.8 % -2.1 % View data
10 #10
Switzerland
75.90 2019 +0.6 % +1.1 % View data
11 #11
Belgium
67.60 2019 -0.1 % +0.1 % View data
12 #12
Netherlands
54.00 2019 +0.0 % -0.7 % View data
13 #13
Australia
52.71 2019 +1.1 % +0.6 % View data
14 #14
Czech Republic
42.80 2019 +0.1 % +0.3 % View data
15 #15
Turkey
42.00 2019 +0.0 % -0.5 % View data
16 #16
Denmark
35.39 2019 +1.4 % +2.3 % View data
17 #17
Austria
34.08 2019 +0.9 % +1.3 % View data
18 #18
Hungary
31.90 2019 -3.0 % -2.3 % View data
19 #19
Ireland
28.41 2019 +2.2 % +3.0 % View data
20 #20
Sweden
27.00 2019 -3.6 % -1.4 % View data
21 #21
Greece
23.09 2019 -0.2 % +0.1 % View data
22 #22
Finland
17.30 2019 -0.6 % -0.1 % View data
23 #23
Portugal
16.71 2019 -1.8 % -1.1 % View data
24 #24
Slovenia
14.90 2019 +0.7 % +1.1 % View data
25 #25
Norway
12.60 2019 -1.6 % -1.1 % View data
26 #26
New Zealand
11.30 2019 +0.0 % +0.4 % View data
27 #27
Slovakia
9.70 2019 -3.5 % -2.9 % View data
28 #28
Lithuania
5.40 2019 -1.8 % -4.2 % View data
29 #29
Latvia
5.31 2019 +0.4 % +0.6 % View data
30 #30
Luxembourg
1.25 2019 +2.5 % +3.5 % View data

Source: OECD

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