Syrian Arab Republic - Employment in agriculture

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

Employment in agriculture, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate) in Syrian Arab Republic was 30.80 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 64.20 in 1997, while its lowest value was 17.40 in 2009.

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, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in November 2017.

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Year Value
1991 60.00
1992 57.10
1993 58.90
1994 59.20
1995 60.00
1996 63.20
1997 64.20
1998 58.50
1999 61.80
2000 63.70
2001 56.10
2002 52.80
2003 43.50
2004 39.60
2005 34.00
2006 28.80
2007 26.20
2008 20.40
2009 17.40
2010 19.40
2011 24.50
2012 24.80
2013 25.60
2014 26.40
2015 28.30
2016 30.40
2017 30.80

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

Employment in agriculture, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate) in Syrian Arab Republic was 16.80 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 24.50 in 2000, while its lowest value was 13.00 in 2008.

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, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in November 2017.

See also:

Year Value
1991 23.90
1992 23.90
1993 22.80
1994 21.60
1995 20.40
1996 21.50
1997 22.00
1998 22.60
1999 22.20
2000 24.50
2001 24.20
2002 24.30
2003 22.60
2004 21.20
2005 19.50
2006 18.70
2007 18.10
2008 13.00
2009 14.10
2010 13.50
2011 14.60
2012 14.60
2013 14.90
2014 15.30
2015 16.10
2016 16.80
2017 16.80

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

Employment in agriculture (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate) in Syrian Arab Republic was 18.50 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 31.00 in 2000, while its lowest value was 14.10 in 2008.

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, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in November 2017.

See also:

Year Value
1991 29.80
1992 29.50
1993 29.20
1994 28.60
1995 28.20
1996 28.70
1997 28.70
1998 28.80
1999 29.30
2000 31.00
2001 29.40
2002 29.00
2003 26.10
2004 24.10
2005 21.60
2006 20.10
2007 19.10
2008 14.10
2009 14.50
2010 14.30
2011 15.70
2012 15.80
2013 16.10
2014 16.60
2015 17.40
2016 18.40
2017 18.50

Classification

Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Economic activity