Number of bank employees reached 46,238 persons in 2017 in Portugal, according to the National Central Bank. This is 0.743 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, number of bank employees in Portugal reached an all time high of 64,554 persons in 1997 and an all time low of 46,238 persons in 2017. When compared to Portugal's main peers, number of bank employees in France amounted to 398,516 persons, 26,891 persons in Ireland and 183,016 persons in Spain in 2017.
Portugal has been ranked 13th within the group of 30 countries we follow in terms of number of bank employees, 8 places above the position seen 10 years ago.