In 2016, the 71 companies in Leipzig with at least 50 employees had a total of 19,300 employees, 4.8 percent more than in 2015.
All in all, the entire manufacturing sector in Leipzig employed 25,427 people in 2016, accounting for 10 percent of all employees subject to social insurance.
From 2009. Modified classification of economic activities according to WZ 2008
Sources: Statistical Office of the city of Leipzig and of the Free State of Saxony