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Labor > Child employment in agriculture > % of economically active children ages 7-14: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: 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..

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Burkina FasoBurkina Faso 98.05% 1998
2 RomaniaRomania 97.07% 2000
3 KyrgyzstanKyrgyzstan 94.53% 1998
4 MadagascarMadagascar 93.97% 2001
5 UgandaUganda 93.45% 2003
6 EthiopiaEthiopia 93.45% 2001
7 YemenYemen 92.04% 1999
8 East TimorEast Timor 91.78% 2001
9 NamibiaNamibia 91.55% 1999
10 ZambiaZambia 90.51% 1999
11 CameroonCameroon 88.21% 2001
12 NepalNepal 87.41% 1999
13 KenyaKenya 81.28% 1999
14 TanzaniaTanzania 78.46% 2001
15 PeruPeru 77.76% 1994
16 CambodiaCambodia 76.08% 2001
17 BoliviaBolivia 75.54% 2000
18 IndiaIndia 73.3% 2000
19 Sri LankaSri Lanka 71.23% 1998
20 GhanaGhana 70.55% 2000
21 EcuadorEcuador 66.64% 2001
22 PhilippinesPhilippines 65.61% 2001
23 PanamaPanama 65.54% 2000
24 TurkeyTurkey 65.41% 1999
25 GuatemalaGuatemala 62.77% 2000
26 NicaraguaNicaragua 62.41% 2001
27 BangladeshBangladesh 62.1% 2003
28 MoroccoMorocco 60.56% 1999
29 BrazilBrazil 59.65% 2003
30 HondurasHonduras 59.47% 2002
31 Costa RicaCosta Rica 56.13% 2002
32 BelizeBelize 54.66% 2001
33 MexicoMexico 53.84% 1996
34 ParaguayParaguay 52.87% 1999
35 El SalvadorEl Salvador 51.03% 2003
36 PortugalPortugal 48.48% 2001
37 JamaicaJamaica 31.26% 2000
38 VenezuelaVenezuela 25.9% 2003
39 ChileChile 24.38% 2003

Citation

"All countries compared for Labor > Child employment in agriculture > % of economically active children ages 7-14", World Development Indicators database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Labor/Child-employment-in-agriculture/%-of-economically-active-children-ages-7--14

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