Total Labour Force in Agriculture fell 1.43 % to 75.0 '000 in Switzerland in 2016

Total Labour Force in Agriculture ('000)
Agriculture | Switzerland | July 15, 2018
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Total labour force in agriculture reached 75.0 '000 in 2016 in Switzerland, according to Faostat. This is 1.43 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, total labour force in agriculture in Switzerland reached an all time high of 132 '000 in 1985 and an all time low of 75.0 '000 in 2016. When compared to Switzerland's main peers, total labour force in agriculture in Austria amounted to 118 '000, 762 '000 in France, 494 '000 in Germany and 1,143 '000 in Italy in 2016.

Switzerland has been ranked 18th within the group of 29 countries we follow in terms of total labour force in agriculture, 3 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Total Labour Force in Agriculture Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Austria '000 127 126 125 124 122
Belgium '000 61.9 57.6 58.1 57.9 57.3
France '000 809 800 788 781 775
Germany '000 522 518 514 503 504
Hungary '000 444 437 433 444 463
Italy '000 1,164 1,123 1,094 1,078 1,095
Poland '000 1,915 1,915 1,915 1,937 1,937
Slovenia '000 77.0 78.0 80.8 82.8 81.8
Spain '000 964 903 890 842 824
Switzerland '000 80.7 79.9 79.1 77.7 77.4