Number of jobs in the wind energy industry worldwide from 2009 to 2016 (in 1,000s)

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This statistic represents the number of jobs in the wind energy industry worldwide from 2009 through 2016. In 2016, more than 1,155,000 people were employed in the wind energy industry and related fields.
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2009 to 2016
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Includes direct and indirect jobs.
The figures for 2009 through 2015 are taken form previous editions.

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