Europe: number of full-time employees in the transportation & storage industry 2016

This statistic displays the number of full-time employees in the transportation and storage industry of selected European countries in 2016. In 2016, the German transportation and storage industry employed approximately 1.77 million people working in full-time equivalent units.

Total number of full-time employees in the transportation and storage industry in Europe in 2016, by country

Number of employees in thousands
Germany1,771.67
United Kingdom *1,261.39
France 1,197.6
Italy 801.18
Spain 634.85
Poland 582.66
Romania 351.64
Netherlands 293.89
Czechia 232.19
Hungary 219.74
Sweden 208.09
Switzerland 185.99
Belgium 168.98
Austria 165.77
Portugal 150.78
Bulgaria 145.5
Greece 124.56
Denmark 115.47
Norway **111.68
Finland 111.16
Lithuania 103.61
Slovakia 90.75
Croatia 74.33
Ireland 67.82
Latvia 64.75
Estonia 35
Bosnia and Herzegovina 31.37
North Macedonia 29.56
Luxembourg 19.36
Cyprus 15.68
Iceland ***10.13
Malta 10.03
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Source

Release date

March 2019

Region

Europe, EU

Survey time period

2016

Supplementary notes

* Break in time series.
** Definition differs, see metadata.
***Provisional data.

The source adds further explanation: "Number of employees is defined as those persons who work for an employer and who have a contract of employment and receive compensation in the form of wages, salaries, fees, gratuities, piecework pay or remuneration in kind. A worker from an employment agency is considered to be an employee of that temporary employment agency and not of the unit (customer) in which they work."
Data coverage corresponds to code H of NACE Rev. 2 H-N and S95.

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