Time left until the start of the population and housing census

Gender pay gap

Gender pay gap refers to the difference in average gross hourly wages and salaries of male and female employees by economic activity. It is calculated as gross hourly wages and salaries of male employees, less gross hourly wages and salaries of female employees, divided by gross hourly wages and salaries of male employees.

All economically active enterprises, institutions and organisations with at least one employee are taken into account.

15.6 %
2020
Average gross hourly wages and salaries of males 9.1 euros
6.6%
2020
Average gross hourly wages and salaries of females 7.7 euros
8.5%
2020
Gender pay gap by economic activity | 2013 – 2020
Unit: euros
2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Gross hourly wages and salaries of males, euros 6 6 7 8 8 8 9 9
Gross hourly wages and salaries of females, euros 5 5 5 6 6 6 7 8

Wages and salaries gap | 2013 – 2020
Unit: %
2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Wages and salaries gap, % 25 23 22 21 21 18 17 16