United Kingdom: Distribution of the workforce across economic sectors from 2008 to 2018
Distribution of the workforce across economic sectors in the United Kingdom 2018
The statistic shows the distribution of the workforce across economic sectors in the United Kingdom from 2008 to 2018. In 2018, 1.15 percent of the workforce were employed in agriculture, 18.11 percent in manufacturing and 80.75 percent in services. The same year, the total UK population amounted to about 62.3 million people.
United Kingdom: Distribution of the workforce across economic sectors from 2008 to 2018
AgricultureManufacturingServices
20181.15%18.11%80.75%
20171.16%18.24%80.6%
20161.12%18.46%80.42%
20151.14%18.66%80.21%
20141.26%18.97%79.78%
20131.06%18.87%80.08%
20121.19%19.07%79.75%
20111.22%19.18%79.6%
20101.22%19.21%79.57%
20091.11%19.61%79.28%
20081.08%22%76.92%
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Source

Release date

April 2019

Region

United Kingdom (Great Britain)

Survey time period

2008 to 2018

Supplementary notes

According to the source, these figures refer to the United Kingdom and include Great Britain (England, Wales, Scotland) as well as Northern Ireland.

Distribution of the workforce across economic sectors in the United Kingdom 2018
The statistic shows the distribution of the workforce across economic sectors in the United Kingdom from 2008 to 2018. In 2018, 1.15 percent of the workforce were employed in agriculture, 18.11 percent in manufacturing and 80.75 percent in services. The same year, the total UK population amounted to about 62.3 million people.
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