Gouvernement Princier de Monaco


The Principality of Monaco employed 56,303 people as of 31 December 2018, that is a 3.7 % increase with respect to the previous year.

Employment indicators
51,601 employees in the private sector
Source: Monaco Social Funds
4,702 employees in the public sector
Source: Human Resources and Training Department
56,303 employees
Source: Monaco Statistics


Before 2010, data was calculated by number of employees. Since 2011, it has been expressed for the private sector in ‘employee weighted average’ (representation of an employee which corresponds to the pro-rata of hours worked for various employers).

Public sector

As at 31 December 2018, there were 4,702 people employed in Monaco's public service all administrative branches combined. The number of public service employees increased 2 % with respect to the previous year.

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Private sector

In December 2018, there were 51,601 employees in the Principality's private sector, that is an increase of 1,907 employees (+3.8 %) with respect to the previous year.

Nearly 23% 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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