Teachers, health and social care employees as well as farmers are often engaged at work despite the fact that their work is often demanding. Also managers and specialists are more engaged at work than the employees on average. FIOH and KU Leuven University carried out an epidemiologic study on work engagement. The study used the data from the sixth European Working Conditions Surveys (EWCS).
Press release 37/2019, 15.8.2019
Work engagement is defined as ”a positive, fulfilling state of mind that is characterized by vigor, dedication, and absorption”. Work engagement is beneficial for