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Employment rate from 20 to 64 years of age. By sex

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.

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.