Table 48 : Percentage distribution of employed persons by employment status, sex and occupation , August 1998


Emploument Status/Occupation

Total

Employer

Gov’t Employee

Private Employee

Own-Account Worker

Unpaid Family Worker

Women

Men

Women

Men

Women

Men

Women

Men

Women

Men

Women

Men

Total

45.0

55.0

20.6

79.4

39.4

60.6

44.7

55.3

28.8

71.2

66.0

34.0

Professional

55.8

44.2

8.3

91.7

57.1

42.9

55.7

44.3

28.9

71.1

68.2

31.8

Administrative

21.6

78.4

19.3

80.7

24.9

75.1

22.5

77.5

71.4

28.6

38.5

61.5

Clerical

58.4

41.6

-

-

56.2

43.8

58.7

41.3

64.3

35.7

76.6

23.4

Sales

60.1

39.9

40.4

59.6

48.9

51.1

54.4

45.6

53.9

46.1

72.4

27.6

Farmers

43.9

56.1

22.0

78.0

24.8

75.2

44.2

55.8

19.8

80.2

64.9

35.1

Transport

5.6

94.4

-

100.0

11.6

88.4

4.1

95.9

3.2

96.8

43.1

56.9

Craftsmen

40.6

59.4

15.7

84.3

11.5

88.5

40.5

59.5

41.5

58.5

64.5

35.5

Services

50.8

49.2

-

100.0

17.8

82.2

67.6

32.4

61.9

38.1

71.6

28.4

Not Classified

96.2

3.8

-

-

94.1

5.9

97.2

2.8

-

-

-

-

 
Source: NSO; Labor Force Survey, August 1998.