Libya - Employment in services

Employment in services (% 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 services sector consists of 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, in accordance with divisions 6-9 (ISIC 2) or categories G-Q (ISIC 3) or categories G-U (ISIC 4).

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

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Year Value
1980 47.40
1983 44.30
1985 43.80
1986 50.20


Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Economic activity