How many LinkedIn users are there in Greece. How much do they share?
How does this relate to the working population?

How many people change jobs, how many new accounts are created on a day?

What are the biggest companies in Greece on LinkedIn?

A lot of interesting stats en facts about the LinkedIn usage in Greece.

LinkedIn usage data and statistics for Greece - August 2019

Facts about Greece:


Number of habitants: 11,124,603 people

(according to World of Meters)


Capital: Athens


Working population: 4,880,180 people.


In Greece there are 1,224,573 registered LinkedIn accounts. That means that 25.1% of the working population has a LinkedIn account.


Greece ranks number 22 in the relative usage over 44 European countries.


Over the past year, the number of LinkedIn users in Greece has grown with 7.%.

LinkedIn member accounts in Greece

Absolute number of users

This graph shows the absolute number of registered members on LinkedIn for Greece.

Users VS Working population

This graph shows how much percent of the working population for Greece has a LinkedIn profile.

People have a LinkedIn profile in Greece.
25.1 %
of the working population has a LinkedIn profile in Greece.


According to LinkedIn data, 25.1% of the working population has a profile on LinkedIn in Greece.

11.% of the total population has a profile on LinkedIn.

Economic graph

Greece has a working population of 4,880,180 people. 25.1% of them have a profile on LinkedIn.

2.4% of the people works in Retail. 2.2% works in Information Technology and Services and 2.% has a job in Telecommunications.


Information Technology and Services


The most occurring functions in Greece are:


Function Group


% of members

Operations 100,034 8.2%
Business Development 90,948 7.4%
Education 80,655 6.6%


According to LinkedIn data, on average there are 40 job changes a day on LinkedIn in Greece.

Growth numbers for Greece

The LinkedIn population of Greece has grown over the past year with 7.%.


Looking over the past three months there has been a growth of 2.2%.


Over the past year, there were 6,669 new members each month.


Meaning 1,539 per week, 219 per day, 9 per hour.


If Greece continues to grow at this speed, they will have 1,304,606 members by August 2020.


Greece ranks number 38 in Europe for growth.


Over the past year, there were 219 new accounts created on LinkedIn per day in Greece.


In last 3 months there were 100 new accounts created per day in Greece.

Active posting on LinkedIn

In Greece there are on average 37 updates posted per hour, 897 per day, 6,298 per week and 27,293 per month.


That means that 1.9% of the LinkedIn users in Greece actually posted an update on LinkedIn in August.


Greece ranks number 21 in Europe for active posting.

Active posting over time


In Greece there are 897 updates posted every day.


That equals 37 updates an hour.


And .6 updates a minute.


We have no data about the numbers of articles, likes and comments. This number only represents the times people create a new post on LinkedIn.

Biggest Employers on LinkedIn


OTE Group of Companies (HTO)

3,923 Employees on LinkedIn


Piraeus Bank

4,172 Employees on LinkedIn



3,852 Employees on LinkedIn

Company Pages

In Greece there are 15,263 registered Company Pages.


In August 2018 there were 22,444 registered Company Pages.

Number of registered Company Pages

Industry Percentage
Information Technology and Services 5.8%
Hospitality 4.%
Marketing and Advertising 3.8%

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