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Ghana

Ghana Child labor rate Stats

Definitions

  • Agriculture > Girls: Employment by economic activity refers to the distribution of economically active children by the major industrial categories (ISIC revision 2 or revision 3). Agriculture corresponds to division 1 (ISIC revision 2) or categories A and B (ISIC revision 3) and includes agriculture and hunting, forestry and logging, and fishing. Economically active children refer to children involved in economic activity for at least one hour in the reference week of the survey."
  • Boys: Economically active children refer to children involved in economic activity for at least one hour in the reference week of the survey.
  • Girls: Economically active children refer to children involved in economic activity for at least one hour in the reference week of the survey.
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Agriculture > Girls 67.9 2003 1st out of 6
Boys 49.9 2006 4th out of 21
Girls 48 2006 3rd out of 21

SOURCES: Understanding Children's Work project based on data from ILO, UNICEF and the World Bank.

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"Ghana Child labor rate Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/Ghana/Labor/Child-labor-rate