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Employment rate (08.30)

Employment rate. By sex 2020
Catalonia Spain European Union-27
Men 75.3 .. ..
Women 67.1 .. ..
Total 71.2 .. ..
Units: Percentage.
Source Catalonia: Idescat, based on the INE's Active Population Survey. Source Spain and European Union: Eurostat.
(..) Confidential data, low reliability or not available.

Last update: February 18, 2021.

Statistics EPA

Methodological note

The indicator measures the share of the population aged 20 to 64 which is employed. Employed persons are defined as all persons who, during a reference week, worked at least one hour for pay or profit or were temporarily absent from such work.

Data stem from the EU Labour Force Survey (EU-LFS). In the case of Catalonia and Spain, it is in the INE’s Labour Force Survey integrated.