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Ghana

Ghana Labor force Stats

Definitions

  • By occupation > Agriculture: This entry is derived from Economy > Labor force > By occupation, which lists the percentage distribution of the labor force by sector of occupation. Agriculture includes farming, fishing, and forestry. Industry includes mining, manufacturing, energy production, and construction. Services cover government activities, communications, transportation, finance, and all other economic activities that do not produce material goods. The distribution will total less than 100 percent if the data are incomplete and may range from 99-101 percent due to rounding.
    Additional details:
    • Gibraltar: negligible (2013)


  • By occupation > Industry: This entry is derived from Economy > Labor force > By occupation, which lists the percentage distribution of the labor force by sector of occupation. Agriculture includes farming, fishing, and forestry. Industry includes mining, manufacturing, energy production, and construction. Services cover government activities, communications, transportation, finance, and all other economic activities that do not produce material goods. The distribution will total less than 100 percent if the data are incomplete and may range from 99-101 percent due to rounding.
  • By occupation > Services: This entry is derived from Economy > Labor force > By occupation, which lists the percentage distribution of the labor force by sector of occupation. Agriculture includes farming, fishing, and forestry. Industry includes mining, manufacturing, energy production, and construction. Services cover government activities, communications, transportation, finance, and all other economic activities that do not produce material goods. The distribution will total less than 100 percent if the data are incomplete and may range from 99-101 percent due to rounding.
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
By occupation > Agriculture 56% 2013 43th out of 188
By occupation > Industry 15% 2013 117th out of 162
By occupation > Services 29% 2005 28th out of 28

SOURCES: CIA World Factbooks 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013

Citation

"Ghana Labor force Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/Ghana/Economy/Labor-force

Ghana Economy > Labor force Profiles (Subcategories)

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