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Brunei

Brunei Labor force Stats

Definitions

  • By occupation: Component parts of the labor force by occupation.
  • By occupation > Agriculture: This entry lists the percentage distribution of the labor force by occupation. The distribution will total less than 100 percent if the data are incomplete.
  • By occupation > Industry: This entry lists the percentage distribution of the labor force by occupation. The distribution will total less than 100 percent if the data are incomplete.
  • By occupation > Services: This entry lists the percentage distribution of the labor force by occupation. The distribution will total less than 100 percent if the data are incomplete.
  • Female > % of total labor force: Female labor force as a percentage of the total show the extent to which women are active in the labor force. Labor force comprises people ages 15 and older who meet the International Labour Organisation's definition of the economically active population.
  • Per capita: The total labor force figure Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.
  • Total: Total labor force comprises people ages 15 and older who meet the International Labour Organisation definition of the economically active population: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period. It includes both the employed and the unemployed. While national practices vary in the treatment of such groups as the armed forces and seasonal or part-time workers, in general the labor force includes the armed forces, the unemployed, and first-time job-seekers, but excludes homemakers and other unpaid caregivers and workers in the informal sector."
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
A note temporary residents make up 41% of labor force (1991) (1999 est.) 2003
By occupation agriculture, forestry, and fishing 10%, production of oil, natural gas, services, and construction 42%, government 48% 1999
By occupation > Agriculture 4.2% 2008 19th out of 24
By occupation > Industry 62.8% 2008 1st out of 23
By occupation > Services 33% 2008 20th out of 23
Female > % of total labor force 43.04% 2008 96th out of 175
Per capita 495.06 per 1,000 people 2008 3rd out of 8
Total 192,143.92 2008 157th out of 175

SOURCES: CIA World Factbook, December 2003; All CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 18 December 2008; CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011; International Labour Organisation, using World Bank population estimates.

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Brunei Labor > Labor force Profiles (Subcategories)

By occupation 3
  • Brunei ranked second for labor force > by occupation > industry globally in 2013.