Lesotho - Employment in agriculture

Employment in agriculture, female (% of female employment)

Definition: Employment is defined as persons of working age who were engaged in any activity to produce goods or provide services for pay or profit, whether at work during the reference period or not at work due to temporary absence from a job, or to working-time arrangement. The agriculture sector consists of activities in agriculture, hunting, forestry and fishing, in accordance with division 1 (ISIC 2) or categories A-B (ISIC 3) or category A (ISIC 4).

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

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Year Value
1996 8.10
1997 45.10
1999 64.90
2008 4.60

Employment in agriculture, male (% of male employment)

Definition: Employment is defined as persons of working age who were engaged in any activity to produce goods or provide services for pay or profit, whether at work during the reference period or not at work due to temporary absence from a job, or to working-time arrangement. The agriculture sector consists of activities in agriculture, hunting, forestry and fishing, in accordance with division 1 (ISIC 2) or categories A-B (ISIC 3) or category A (ISIC 4).

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

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Year Value
1996 32.50
1997 65.60
1999 78.20
2008 18.00

Employment in agriculture (% of total employment)

Definition: Employment is defined as persons of working age who were engaged in any activity to produce goods or provide services for pay or profit, whether at work during the reference period or not at work due to temporary absence from a job, or to working-time arrangement. The agriculture sector consists of activities in agriculture, hunting, forestry and fishing, in accordance with division 1 (ISIC 2) or categories A-B (ISIC 3) or category A (ISIC 4).

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

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Year Value
1996 22.80
1997 56.50
1999 72.30
2008 12.10

Classification

Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Economic activity