Employment of older workers well below the European average
In Luxembourg, in 2018, 40.5% of the people aged between 55 and 64 were still working. In this respect, the Grand Duchy is lagging behind the great majority of other EU countries.
More older workers in companies
The share of workers aged 50 and over has more than doubled over the past 25 years (11% in 1994 compared to 25.5% in 2019). This phenomenon affects all companies, whatever their size.
Best employment sectors for the over-fifties
In 2019, the sectors of real estate, of manufacturing, of construction and of transportation were the sectors employing the largest number of older workers in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg.