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Kenya

Kenya 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 81.28 1999 3rd out of 5
Agriculture > Girls 74.45 1999 4th out of 6
Boys 40.1 2000 5th out of 23
Girls 35.2 2000 7th out of 23
Manufacturing 1.48 1999 3rd out of 5

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

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