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INDUSTRIAL SECTOR


 Industry

The employed population 15 years and older in industry in the district. The data shows that of 36,736 persons 15 years and older who are employed in industry, more than half (56.9%) work in the agricultural, forestry and fishing industries followed by wholesale and retail, repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles (13.5%) and manufacturing (13.0%). 

Employment in industry varies for the sexes. Agricultural, forestry and fishing is the main industry for both males and females but employs more males (68.8%) than females (45.5%). The second industry is the wholesale and retail, repair of motor vehicles and motor cycles which employs more females (20.1%) than males (6.7%), followed by manufacturing industry which employs 19.0 percent of females compared to 6.9 percent of males.

 

 

Date Created : 11/27/2017 6:03:48 AM