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Faroe Islands

Faroe Islands Labor Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Labor force 34,680 2008 7th out of 8
Labor force > By occupation fishing, fish processing, and manufacturing 33%, construction and private services 33%, public services 34% 2006
Labor force > By occupation > Agriculture 10.2% 2008 15th out of 24
Labor force > By occupation > Industry 20.5% 2008 13th out of 23
Labor force > By occupation > Services 69.2% 2008 7th out of 23
Labor force > Per capita 712.58 per 1,000 people 2008 1st out of 8
Unemployment rate 3.9% 2009 7th out of 12

SOURCES: CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011; All CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 18 December 2008

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Faroe Islands Labor Profiles (Subcategories)

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