Jamaica - Share of Employment in Agriculture

Since 2014, Jamaica Share of Employment in Agriculture fell by 2.5points year on year. At 16.2 Percent of Total Employment in 2019, the country was number 33 among other countries in Share of Employment in Agriculture. Jamaica is overtaken by Serbia, which was number 32 with 16.8 Percent of Total Employment and is followed by Colombia at 16 Percent of Total Employment. Zimbabwe, Bhutan and Ivory Coast respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Samoa witnessed the best average annual growth at +32.3points per year, while Argentina witnessed the worst performance at -30.1points per year.

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Date Percent of Total Employment
2019 16.20
2018 16.40
2017 16.70
2016 16.60
2015 17.70
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How does Jamaica rank in Share of Employment in Agriculture?

# 82 Countries Percent of Total Employment Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Tanzania
68.10 % 2014 NA NA View data
2 #2
Zimbabwe
67.20 % 2014 NA NA View data
32 #32
Serbia
16.80 % 2019 -2.3 % -3.3 % View data
33 #33
Jamaica
16.20 % 2019 -1.2 % -2.5 % View data
34 #34
Colombia
16.00 % 2019 -1.2 % -0.3 % View data
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