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Labor > Employment > Employment share by sector > Agriculture > Men > Aged above 14: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Percent employed in agriculture.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Ethiopia 84.3% 2005
2 Rwanda 83.4% 1989
3 Laos 81.2% 1995
4 Chad 80.3% 1993
5 Tanzania 80.2% 2001
6 Madagascar 76.7% 2003
7 Guinea 72.9% 1994
8 Cambodia 70.8% 2001
9 Lesotho 65.6% 1997
10 Zambia 64% 1998
11 Haiti 62.5% 1999
12 Uganda 60.1% 2003
13 Ghana 59.8% 1999
14 Nepal 59.6% 2001
15 Vietnam 55.9% 2004
16 The Gambia 53.7% 1993
17 Cameroon 53.1% 2001
18 Georgia 51.7% 2005
19 Honduras 51.3% 2005
20 Zimbabwe 50.9% 1999
21 Guatemala 50.1% 2002
=22 Bangladesh 49.8% 2003
=22 Mali 49.8% 2004
24 Philippines 44.7% 2005
25 Thailand 44.2% 2005
26 Indonesia 43.4% 2005
27 Yemen 43.1% 1999
28 Mongolia 43% 2005
29 Bolivia 42.3% 2002
30 Nicaragua 41.2% 2003
=31 Moldova 41.1% 2005
=31 Azerbaijan 41.1% 2005
33 Morocco 39.6% 2005
34 Kyrgyzstan 39.1% 2004
35 Paraguay 38.7% 2003
36 Pakistan 38.1% 2005
37 Kazakhstan 34.9% 2004
38 Guyana 33.5% 1997
39 Namibia 32.8% 2000
=40 Colombia 31.8% 2005
=40 Sri Lanka 31.8% 2002
42 Romania 31.4% 2005
43 Sao Tome and Principe 30.6% 2000
44 El Salvador 30% 2004
45 Dominica 29.4% 2001
46 Botswana 28.6% 2003
47 Belize 28% 2005
48 Egypt 27.7% 2003
49 Cuba 27.5% 2004
50 Gabon 25.6% 1993
51 Jamaica 25% 2005
52 Brazil 24.5% 2004
=53 Iran 22.8% 2005
=53 Algeria 22.8% 2003
55 Syria 22.6% 2003
56 Panama 22.2% 2005
57 Maldives 21.8% 2003
58 Turkey 21.7% 2005
59 Mexico 20.9% 2005
60 Costa Rica 20.8% 2005
61 Dominican Republic 20.6% 2005
62 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 20.2% 2001
=63 Republic of Macedonia 19.8% 2005
=63 Kenya 19.8% 1999
65 Poland 18% 2005
66 Chile 17.1% 2005
67 Lithuania 16.6% 2005
68 Grenada 16.5% 1998
69 Malaysia 16.1% 2003
=70 Venezuela 16% 2003
=70 Croatia 16% 2005
72 Latvia 15.3% 2005
73 Iraq 14% 2004
74 Saint Lucia 13.7% 2003
75 South Africa 12.6% 2003
76 Russia 12.3% 2005
77 Palestine 12% 2004
78 Greece 11.5% 2005
79 Ecuador 11% 2005
80 Portugal 10.9% 2005
81 Bulgaria 10.7% 2005
82 Mauritius 10.5% 2005
83 Iceland 9.4% 2005
84 Ireland 9.3% 2005
85 New Caledonia 9.2% 1996
86 United Arab Emirates 9% 2000
87 New Zealand 8.9% 2005
88 Montserrat 8.8% 1991
89 Slovenia 8.6% 2005
90 Suriname 8.4% 1999
=91 South Korea 7.2% 2005
=91 Estonia 7.2% 2005
93 Uruguay 7.1% 2005
94 Hungary 6.9% 2005
95 Oman 6.6% 2000
96 Finland 6.5% 2005
=97 Slovakia 6.4% 2005
=97 The Bahamas 6.4% 2005
=97 Spain 6.4% 2005
100 Trinidad and Tobago 6.1% 2005
101 Cyprus 5.7% 2005
102 Austria 5.5% 2005
103 Saudi Arabia 5.3% 2002
104 France 5% 2005
=105 Norway 4.8% 2005
=105 Italy 4.8% 2005
=105 Anguilla 4.8% 2001
=105 Czech Republic 4.8% 2005
109 Switzerland 4.7% 2005
110 Australia 4.6% 2005
111 Japan 4.4% 2005
112 Barbados 4.2% 2004
=113 Denmark 4.1% 2005
=113 Antigua and Barbuda 4.1% 2001
115 Netherlands 3.9% 2005
116 Jordan 3.8% 2003
=117 Canada 3.7% 2005
=117 Nigeria 3.7% 1995
=119 Luxembourg 3.4% 1990
=119 Djibouti 3.4% 1991
=121 British Virgin Islands 3.3% 1991
=121 Puerto Rico 3.3% 2005
123 Qatar 3.2% 2004
124 Israel 3.1% 2005
125 Sweden 3% 2005
126 Germany 2.9% 2005
127 Malta 2.7% 2005
128 Bermuda 2.6% 1996
129 Belgium 2.4% 2005
=130 Isle of Man 2.2% 2001
=130 United States 2.2% 2005
132 Brunei 2.1% 2001
133 Netherlands Antilles 2% 2000
=134 Bahrain 1.9% 2001
=134 United Kingdom 1.9% 2005
136 Argentina 1.5% 2005
137 Peru 1.1% 2005
138 Aruba 0.6% 1997
139 San Marino 0.5% 2004
140 Hong Kong 0.4% 2005
141 Macau 0.2% 2005
142 Singapore 0.0 2005

Citation

"All countries compared for Labor > Employment > Employment share by sector > Agriculture > Men > Aged above 14", United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Labor/Employment/Employment-share-by-sector/Agriculture/Men/Aged-above-14

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