Number of jobs in the wind energy industry worldwide from 2009 to 2017 (in 1,000s)

World wind energy industry - employment 2009-2017 This statistic represents the number of jobs in the wind energy industry worldwide from 2009 through 2017. In 2017, more than 1,148,000 people were employed in the wind energy industry and related fields.
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Number of jobs in thousands
2009500
2010630
2011670
2012753
2013834
20141,027
20151,081
20161,155
20171,148
Number of jobs in thousands
2009500
2010630
2011670
2012753
2013834
20141,027
20151,081
20161,155
20171,148
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This statistic represents the number of jobs in the wind energy industry worldwide from 2009 through 2017. In 2017, more than 1,148,000 people were employed in the wind energy industry and related fields.
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Release date
2018
Region
Worldwide
Survey time period
2009 to 2017
Supplementary notes
Includes direct and indirect jobs.
The figures for 2009 through 2016 are taken form previous editions.

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