Gouvernement Princier de Monaco


The Principality of Monaco employed 55,919 people as of 31 December 2020, a decrease of 3.4%.

Employment indicators
51,008 employees in the private sector
Source: Monaco Social Funds
4,911 employees in the public sector
Source: Human Resources and Training Department
55,919 employees
Source: Monaco Statistics


Public sector

Monaco’s civil service workforce has grown consistently since 2013 and stood at 4,911 people on 31 December 2020, an increase of 2.8% over the previous year and 16.0% larger than in 2013.

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Private sector

Given that 2020 was characterised by the COVID-19 pandemic and its impact on employment figures, in this Focus, Monaco Statistics has concentrated solely on employees considered to be “active”, that is, they have worked at least one hour. In December, there were 51,008 active employees working in the private sector in Monaco, a decline of 3.9% compared with 2019.

23.1% of employees work in the Scientific and technical activities, administrative and support services sector. It is the largest employer in the Principality.

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