Syrian Arab Republic - Employment in services

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

Employment in services, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate) in Syrian Arab Republic was 56.40 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 73.00 in 2009, while its lowest value was 26.90 in 1997.

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, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in November 2017.

See also:

Year Value
1991 31.20
1992 34.20
1993 31.60
1994 30.50
1995 29.40
1996 27.00
1997 26.90
1998 31.20
1999 29.70
2000 30.00
2001 35.30
2002 39.70
2003 48.40
2004 53.00
2005 59.10
2006 63.20
2007 65.90
2008 70.10
2009 73.00
2010 71.60
2011 64.00
2012 63.10
2013 62.00
2014 61.10
2015 59.20
2016 57.00
2017 56.40

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

Employment in services, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate) in Syrian Arab Republic was 40.40 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 51.00 in 2008, while its lowest value was 40.40 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 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, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in November 2017.

See also:

Year Value
1991 46.20
1992 46.40
1993 45.30
1994 44.90
1995 44.60
1996 44.00
1997 44.30
1998 43.70
1999 44.60
2000 44.90
2001 44.10
2002 43.70
2003 45.20
2004 47.50
2005 49.60
2006 49.40
2007 49.70
2008 51.00
2009 49.80
2010 50.10
2011 44.80
2012 44.20
2013 43.60
2014 43.30
2015 42.30
2016 41.00
2017 40.40

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

Employment in services (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate) in Syrian Arab Republic was 42.30 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 53.70 in 2008, while its lowest value was 41.10 in 1996.

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, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in November 2017.

See also:

Year Value
1991 43.70
1992 44.40
1993 42.80
1994 42.20
1995 41.60
1996 41.10
1997 41.60
1998 41.50
1999 41.90
2000 42.50
2001 42.70
2002 43.00
2003 45.70
2004 48.40
2005 51.00
2006 51.20
2007 51.80
2008 53.70
2009 52.70
2010 52.90
2011 47.00
2012 46.40
2013 45.60
2014 45.20
2015 44.20
2016 42.80
2017 42.30

Classification

Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Economic activity