Appendix table 1b. Occupational structure of wage and salary earners with families aged 18 to 74 in 2015 1)

Occupational group (AML 2010) Wage and salary earners with families Women Men Share, % 2)
0 Armed forces 6,505 225 6,280 0.4
1 Managers 53,968 16,242 37,726 3.6
2 Professionals 337,954 182,400 155,554 22.6
3 Technicians and associate professionals 304,506 190,711 113,795 20.4
4 Clerical support workers 96,943 73,052 23,891 6.5
5 Service and sales workers 313,815 234,310 79,505 21.0
6 Skilled agricultural, forestry and fishery workers 12,985 5,607 7,378 0.9
7 Craft and related trades workers 140,048 11,792 128,256 9.4
8 Plant and machine operators, and assemblers 123,731 24,680 99,051 8.3
9 Elementary occupations 103,064 63,939 39,125 6.9
Total 1,493,519 802,958 690,561 100.0
Wage and salary earners with families 1,548,312 830,742 717,570  
X Unknown 54,793 27,784 27,009  
1) A family is formed by married or cohabiting couples or those in registered partnerships and their children, by one of the parents with their children and by married and cohabiting couples and registered partners without children. The child's age is not significant. The occupational groups are in accordance with the Classification of Occupations 2010.
2) The share of wage and salary earners with families belonging to the occupational group in all wage and salary earners with families, excl. unknown.

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Updated 20.10.2017

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