The number of employed persons In the Euro Area increased to 158.90 Million in the fourth quarter of 2018 from 158.29 Million in the third quarter of 2018. Employed Persons in the Euro Area averaged 137.10 Million from 1980 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 158.90 Million in the fourth quarter of 2018 and a record low of 117.36 Million in the second quarter of 1984.
Employed Persons in Euro Area is expected to be 159.10 Million by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Employed Persons in Euro Area to stand at 161.50 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Euro Area Employed Persons is projected to trend around 164.00 Million in 2020, according to our econometric models.