Appendix table 2b. Most common occupational groups of wage and salary earners aged 18 to 74 with families included in the group of professionals in 2015 1)

Professionals (AML 2010) Wage and salary earners with families
Total Women Men
23304 Other secondary education teaching professionals 17,329 12,424 4,905
23411 Primary education teaching professionals 16,626 12,864 3,762
2342 Early childhood educators 16,201 15,780 421
2512 Software developers 13,483 2,989 10,494
2320 Vocational education teachers 12,689 6,895 5,794
2144 Mechanical engineers 12,491 1,036 11,455
2411 Accountants 11,634 7,703 3,931
2422 Policy administration professionals 11,591 7,195 4,396
2431 Advertising and marketing professionals 11,014 5,743 5,271
2511 Systems analysts 10,867 2,898 7,969
2142 Civil engineers 9,137 1,428 7,709
26351 Social workers, etc 8,360 7,634 726
22122 Specialists 6,926 4,308 2,618
2149 Engineering professionals not elsewhere classified 6,705 1,548 5,157
2433 Technical and medical sales professionals (excluding ICT) 6,476 1,606 4,870
2352 Special needs teachers 6,382 5,356 1,026
2151 Electrical engineers 6,352 577 5,775
23412 Primary education teaching professionals 5,997 4,800 1,197
23592 Other teaching professionals 5,910 3,999 1,911
2211 Generalist medical practitioners 5,278 3,497 1,781
Total 201,448 110,280 91,168
Professionals total 337,954 182,400 155,554
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.

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Updated 20.10.2017

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