TABLE 4 PERCENTAGE OF EMPLOYED GRADUATES BY INDUSTRY AND EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
 
Industry Total Educational Attainment
Upper Bachelor Degree Bachelor Degree Dip.Voc. and Dip.Tech. Cert.Voc. Hi.Educ.
Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
(228,365) (12,843) (132,917) (61,867) (20,584) (155)

Agriculture, forestry, hunting & fishing

0.9 0.4 0.6 0.9 2.9 -

Mining and quarrying

0.2 0.3 0.1 0.3 - -

Manufacturing

15.0 6.0 12.1 20.2 24.0 -

Construction repair and demolition

2.7 0.6 2.5 3.2 4.4 -

Electricity, gas, water & sanitary services

0.8 1.2 0.8 0.9 0.4 -

Commerce

16.6 9.6 18.4 14.4 16.3 11.2

Transport storage & communication

3.8 2.4 4.1 3.3 3.9 -

Services

54.8 78.4 58.2 49.1 34.7 71.1

Activities not adequately described

5.2 1.1 3.2 7.7 13.4 17.7
 
Source : The High Qualified Manpower Survey 1998