Employment in industry (% of total employment)
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. Industry corresponds to divisions 2-5 (ISIC revision 2) or tabulation categories C-F (ISIC revision 3) and includes mining and quarrying (including oil production), manufacturing, construction, and public utilities (electricity, gas, and water).
Description: The map below shows how Employment in industry (% of total employment) varies by country. The shade of the country corresponds to the magnitude of the indicator. The darker the shade, the higher the value. The country with the highest value in the world is Qatar, with a value of 54.10. The country with the lowest value in the world is Chad, with a value of 2.10.
Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.