Belgium - Employment in industry

Employment in industry, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)

Employment in industry, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate) in Belgium was 8.10 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 14.70 in 1991, while its lowest value was 8.10 in 2017.

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 industry sector consists of mining and quarrying, manufacturing, construction, and public utilities (electricity, gas, and water), in accordance with divisions 2-5 (ISIC 2) or categories C-F (ISIC 3) or categories B-F (ISIC 4).

Source: International Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in November 2017.

See also:

Year Value
1991 14.70
1992 14.20
1993 14.10
1994 14.20
1995 13.60
1996 13.30
1997 13.20
1998 12.70
1999 11.40
2000 11.60
2001 11.80
2002 12.60
2003 11.80
2004 10.90
2005 11.40
2006 10.80
2007 11.00
2008 10.60
2009 9.70
2010 10.20
2011 9.80
2012 8.70
2013 8.50
2014 8.30
2015 8.20
2016 8.20
2017 8.10

Employment in industry, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)

Employment in industry, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate) in Belgium was 32.40 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 40.00 in 1991, while its lowest value was 32.40 in 2017.

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 industry sector consists of mining and quarrying, manufacturing, construction, and public utilities (electricity, gas, and water), in accordance with divisions 2-5 (ISIC 2) or categories C-F (ISIC 3) or categories B-F (ISIC 4).

Source: International Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in November 2017.

See also:

Year Value
1991 40.00
1992 39.80
1993 39.60
1994 38.60
1995 38.00
1996 37.30
1997 37.40
1998 37.40
1999 36.20
2000 36.20
2001 35.40
2002 35.70
2003 35.10
2004 35.80
2005 35.00
2006 35.60
2007 35.10
2008 36.10
2009 34.80
2010 34.40
2011 34.40
2012 32.90
2013 32.90
2014 32.70
2015 32.60
2016 32.60
2017 32.40

Employment in industry (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)

Employment in industry (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate) in Belgium was 21.20 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 30.40 in 1991, while its lowest value was 21.20 in 2017.

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 industry sector consists of mining and quarrying, manufacturing, construction, and public utilities (electricity, gas, and water), in accordance with divisions 2-5 (ISIC 2) or categories C-F (ISIC 3) or categories B-F (ISIC 4).

Source: International Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in November 2017.

See also:

Year Value
1991 30.40
1992 29.80
1993 29.50
1994 28.90
1995 28.30
1996 27.60
1997 27.60
1998 27.20
1999 25.80
2000 25.80
2001 25.50
2002 25.80
2003 25.00
2004 25.00
2005 24.70
2006 24.70
2007 24.40
2008 24.60
2009 23.50
2010 23.40
2011 23.20
2012 21.90
2013 21.70
2014 21.40
2015 21.30
2016 21.30
2017 21.20

Classification

Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Economic activity