Development of companies with a lack of new recruits and skilled workers Germany 2022

How is your company developing in relation to the lack of new recruits and skilled workers?

Show detailed source information?
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in

Use Ask Statista Research Service

Release date

February 2022


Austria, Germany, Switzerland

Survey time period


Number of respondents

978 respondents┬╣

Special properties

Operational managers nad employees in surveyed companies

Supplementary notes

Companies in German-speaking countries.

┬╣ According to the source, 978 employed decision-makers (among others management development) from the service field, the industry sector and the public sector were surveyed. Of these, 67 percent came from Germany, 17 percent from Austria and 16 percent from Switzerland. Information on the methodology can be found on pages 6 and 7 of the source.

┬▓ According to the source: shortage of skilled workers in one part of the company with simultaneous staff adjustments in another part of the company.

The source does not provide information on the original wording used during the survey. Thus, the wording chosen for this statistic may differ slightly from the original.

Multiple answers were possible.

Citation formats
Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $588 USD / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.
This statistic is not included in your account.

Starter Account
The ideal entry-level account for individual users
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references
$69 USD $49 USD / Month *
in the first 12 months
Professional Account
Full access

Business Solutions including all features.

* Prices do not include sales tax.

Other statistics that may interest you

Other statistics that may interest you

Labor market in Germany


Apprenticeships and vocational training


Unemployment in Germany


Professions with a shortage of workers


Job vacancies


Employee turnover


Perceptions and outlook

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $588 USD / Year
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.