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Cameroon

Cameroon Child labor rate Stats

Definitions

  • Agriculture: 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."
  • 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.
  • Manufacturing: Employment by economic activity refers to the distribution of economically active children by the major industrial categories (ISIC revision 2 or revision 3). Manufacturing corresponds to division 3 (ISIC revision 2) or category D (ISIC revision 3). 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 88.8 2007 2nd out of 8
Agriculture > Girls 86.32 2001 2nd out of 7
Boys 43.7 2007 2nd out of 9
Girls 43.5 2007 1st out of 9
Manufacturing 3.15 2007 6th out of 8

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

Citation

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