Civilian Employment

Civilian Employment by Sector (2006)
Economic Activity Employees (000s) Share (%)
Agriculture, Forest and Fishing 374 6.7
Petroleum and Minerals 83 1.5
Manufacturing 635 11.4
Electricity, Gas and Water 30 0.5
Construction 2,068 37.1
Wholesale and Retail Trade 1,468 26.3
Transport, Storage and Communications 127 2.3
Banking, Insurance and Real Estate Services 101 1.8
Community, Social and Personal Services 637 11.4
Other Services 57 1
GRAND TOTAL 5,581 100.0

Source: Ministry of Labour

Main reference point: The Economy

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