List of largest employers
The largest employers in the world include companies, militaries, and governments.
Companies and institutions are included in this list.
f = Including franchise employees.
Largest private and semiprivate employers
The rankings below are the six private-sector and semiprivate companies providing the most jobs worldwide, according to a list published in 2021 by Fortune magazine. The Tata Group of companies, which collectively employ over 720,000 people, is not listed by Fortune as a single enterprise.
|Private and semiprivate companies with the most employees in the world|
|1||China National Petroleum||China||1,242,245|
|3||China Post Group||China||827,231|
|5||United States Postal Service||United States||569,987|
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