Workforce Composition - International Comparison

 
 

Composition of the Workforce as a Percentage of the Total

Country   Primary   Manufacturing   Education   Financial   Paid Employees   Unemployed   Year
 
China   44.9   11.3       14.4     (2005)
Thailand   42.7   14.7   3.1   0.9       (2005)
Philippines   37.4   9.3   3.0   1.0   50.4     (2005)
Romania   33.4   21.4   4.5   0.9   64.7   7.7   (2005)
Brazil   21.3   13.9   5.4   1.2   62.9     (2005)
Poland   19.0   20.1   7.8   2.1   74.5   21.6   (2005)
Mexico   15.6   16.9   5.3   0.7   64.2   3.6   (2005)
Lithuania   14.3   18.1   10.0   1.1   83.0   9.0   (2005)
Greece   12.8   12.8   7.1   2.6   63.6   10.7   (2005)
Portugal   12.2   18.9   6.1   1.9   74.5   8.2   (2005)
Latvia   12.1   14.9   8.7   1.9   88.4   9.6   (2005)
Russia   12.0   18.4   9.1   1.4   92.2     (2005)
Peru   9.4   12.5   7.2   0.6   43.7     (2001)
Korea   8.0   18.5   6.9   3.3   66.4   3.9   (2005)
Taiwan   7.6   27.0   5.2   4.0   58.5     (2005)
New Zealand   7.3   13.6   7.9   3.2   81.0   3.8   (2005)
Ireland   6.4   14.1   6.4   4.4   82.4   4.4   (2005)
Austria   5.7   18.3   5.8   3.8   86.8   5.4   (2005)
Spain   5.6   16.4   5.8   2.4   81.6   10.1   (2005)
Slovakia   5.4   26.7   7.4   2.2   55.5   19.3   (2005)
Hungary   5.4   22.3   8.3   2.1   71.8   7.8   (2005)
Czech Republic   5.0   27.2   6.2   2.0   83.6   8.6   (2005)
Finland   5.0   18.0   7.0   1.9   87.5   9.1   (2005)
Norway   4.8   11.6   8.3   2.2   92.6     (2005)
Australia   4.6   10.7   7.0   3.7   87.0   5.4   (2005)
Italy   4.4   21.3   6.8   2.8   54.9   9.3   (2005)
Japan   4.4   18.4   4.5   2.5   84.7   4.6   (2005)
France   4.2   16.9   6.9   2.7   89.5   11.0   (2005)
Canada   4.0   13.6   6.8   4.4   84.6   7.3   (2005)
Switzerland   3.9   16.0   7.6   5.6   77.5     (2005)
Netherlands   3.1   13.1   6.7   3.3   88.5     (2005)
Germany   2.7   22.0   5.7   3.6   87.7   12.5   (2005)
Sweden   2.2   15.3   11.1   1.9   88.4   6.3   (2005)
Belgium   2.1   17.4   9.0   3.7   85.4   12.1   (2005)
U.S.   2.0   11.5   8.7   5.0   94.1   5.3   (2005)
Israel   2.0     12.6   3.3   88.0   9.9   (2005)
UK   1.7   13.2   9.0   4.2   94.3   4.8   (2005)
Hong Kong   0.3   6.7       73.5   5.9   (2005)
Singapore     21.4     4.9   78.4   5.1   (2005)