Appendix table 3c. Most common occupational groups of wage and salary earners aged 18 to 74 without families included in the group of service and sales workers in 2015 1)

Service and sales workers (AML 2010) Wage and salary earners without families
Total Women Men
5223 Shop sales assistants 25,647 16,123 9,524
53213 Social work assistants 9,529 8,464 1,065
5153 Building caretakers 6,563 1,018 5,545
51201 Cooks 6,269 3,501 2,768
5131 Waiters 5,186 3,570 1,616
53111 Childminders in kindergartens and other institutions 4,942 4,684 258
53219 Other practical nurses 4,880 4,301 579
53221 Household service workers 4,179 3,816 363
5414 Security guards 3,991 947 3,044
5246 Food service counter attendants 3,371 2,629 742
5230 Cashiers and ticket clerks 3,258 2,627 631
51202 Restaurant services supervisors and shift managers 3,178 2,320 858
5222 Shop supervisors 2,317 1,446 871
5312 Teachers' aides 1,970 1,519 451
5244 Contact centre salespersons 1,936 888 1,048
53212 Mental handicap nurses 1,513 1,211 302
53222 Personal care workers, family carers, etc. 1,305 997 308
5141 Hairdressers 984 919 65
53112 Private childminders 981 975 6
53291 Dental assistants 973 947 26
Total 92,972 62,902 30,070
Service and sales workers total 102,756 68,720 34,036
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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