Employment in services (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)

Employment is defined as persons of working age who were engaged in any activity to produce goods or provide services for pay or profit, whether at work during the reference period or not at work due to temporary absence from a job, or to working-time arrangement. The services sector consists of wholesale and retail trade and restaurants and hotels; transport, storage, and communications; financing, insurance, real estate, and business services; and community, social, and personal services, in accordance with divisions 6-9 (ISIC 2) or categories G-Q (ISIC 3) or categories G-U (ISIC 4).

Rendering map, please wait...
Rendering chart, please wait...
Country Employment in services (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate) Rank Year

Scroll the table


Data published by
World Bank – World Development Indicators

Data publisher's source
International Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in September 20, 2020.


Last update by data publisher

Variable time span
1991 : 2020