Recruitment Industry Statistics [Fresh Research]

Statistic 1

"In 2019, the global recruitment industry exhibited a 3.5% year-on-year revenue growth amounting to USD 495 billion."

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Statistic 2

"In 2017, the U.S. accounted for 43.7% of the recruitment & staffing market worldwide."

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"In Q2 2020, amid the COVID-19 crisis, 84% of the recruiters chose to adapt to digital recruiting processes."

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"On average, it takes 42 days to fill a given job position."

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"Around 50% of recruiters believe that social professional networks are a source of high-quality candidates."

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"In 2018, staffing and direct hire full time recruitment revenues reached $150.6 billion in North America."

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Statistic 7

"In 2018, 51% of job candidates continued to search for jobs even after accepting a job offer."

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"Almost 72% of employers struggle to find relevant candidates."

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Statistic 9

"85% of job applicants in 2020 lied on their resumes."

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Statistic 10

"The cost per hire, on average in the U.S. is $4,425."

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