Table 52 : Distribution of unpaid family workers by industry and sex, August 1998
 

Industry

Total employed persons (In thousand)

Unpaid family workers as percentage of total employed persons

Percentage share of unpaidfamily workers among

Women

Men

Women

Men

Total

32,137.1

19.6

10.1

100.0

100.0

1. Agriculture

16,471.7

(51.3)

31.0

16.7

80.9

84.7

2. Mining

41.2

(0.1)

0.2

0.2

. .

. .

3. Manufacturing

4,189.3

(13.0)

4.0

2.0

2.6

2.6

4. Construction

1,279.5

(4.0)

1.6

1.0

0.3

0.4

5. Electricity

177.2

(0.5)

0.1

0.1

. .

. .

6. Commerce

4,463.5

(13.9)

17.3

6.7

12.3

9.2

7. Transport

922.7

(2.9)

1.0

0.8

0.1

0.2

8. Services

4,584.2

(14.3)

5.3

2.1

3.8

2.9

9. Activities Inadequately

Described

7.8

(. .)

1.3

9.0

. .

. .

 
Source: NSO; Labor Force Survey 1998.
Note: Figures in the parenthesis are percentages.