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Labor > Labor force > By occupation > Industry and services: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: This entry lists the percentage distribution of the labor force by occupation. The distribution will total less than 100 percent if the data are incomplete.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Norfolk Island 90% 2011
2 North Korea 63% 2011
3 Western Sahara 50% 2011
4 Tonga 35% 2011
5 Fiji 30% 2011
6 Somalia 29% 2011
7 Kenya 25% 2011
8 Guinea 24% 2011
9 Senegal 22.5% 2011
=10 Eritrea 20% 2011
=10 Laos 20% 2011
=10 Mali 20% 2011
=10 Chad 20% 2011
=10 Tanzania 20% 2011
=10 Comoros 20% 2011
16 Guinea-Bissau 18% 2011
17 Angola 15% 2011
18 Lesotho 14% 2011
=19 Rwanda 10% 2011
=19 Burkina Faso 10% 2011
=19 Malawi 10% 2011
22 Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) 5% 2011

Citation

"Countries Compared by Labor > Labor force > By occupation > Industry and services. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Labor/Labor-force/By-occupation/Industry-and-services

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Interesting observations about Labor > Labor force > By occupation > Industry and services

  • 15 of the top 17 countries by labor force > by occupation > industry and services are Hot countries.
  • Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) has ranked last for labor force > by occupation > industry and services since 1996.
  • Norfolk Island has had the highest labor force > by occupation > industry and services since 2010.
  • 15 of the bottom 17 countries by labor force > by occupation > industry and services are Sub-Saharan African.
  • North Korea has ranked in the top 2 for labor force > by occupation > industry and services since 2008.
  • 3 of the top 5 countries by labor force > by occupation > industry and services are East Asian and Pacific.
  • Somalia has ranked in the top 6 for labor force > by occupation > industry and services since 1975.
  • All of the bottom 3 countries by labor force > by occupation > industry and services are Christian.
  • 4 of the bottom 5 countries by labor force > by occupation > industry and services are Landlocked.
  • Chad ranked second last for labor force > by occupation > industry and services amongst Failed states in 2011.
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