Dominican Republic - Employment in services
Employment in services (% of total employment)
Employment in services (% of total employment) in Dominican Republic was 59.80 as of 2009. Its highest value over the past 18 years was 62.90 in 2002, while its lowest value was 54.10 in 1996.
Definition: Employees are people who work for a public or private employer and receive remuneration in wages, salary, commission, tips, piece rates, or pay in kind. Services correspond to divisions 6-9 (ISIC revision 2) or tabulation categories G-P (ISIC revision 3) and include wholesale and retail trade and restaurants and hotels; transport, storage, and communications; financing, insurance, real estate, and business services; and community, social, and personal services.
Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.
Sub-Topic: Economic activity