Zambia - 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
1990 56.00
1998 77.20
2000 79.60
2005 78.90
2012 53.40

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
1990 46.60
1998 63.50
2000 65.20
2005 65.90
2012 51.00

Employment in agriculture (% of total employment)

Employment in agriculture (% of total employment) in Zambia was 52.20 as of 2012. Its highest value over the past 22 years was 72.20 in 2005, while its lowest value was 49.80 in 1990.

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
1990 49.80
1998 70.00
2000 71.60
2005 72.20
2008 71.30
2012 52.20

Classification

Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Economic activity