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Employees. By activity sectors and sex

Employees. By activity sectors and sex Catalonia. Value (annual average)
Total Agriculture Industry Construction Services Men Agriculture Industry Construction Services Women Agriculture Industry Construction Services
2018 2,834.1 31.2 583.5 146.6 2,072.7 1,425.9 24.9 407.7 125.3 867.9 1,408.2 6.3 175.8 21.3 1,204.8
2017 2,747.3 31.0 547.5 140.4 2,028.5 1,385.7 26.5 384.4 123.5 851.2 1,361.6 4.5 163.1 16.9 1,177.2
2016 2,653.5 22.8 538.4 124.7 1,967.6 1,342.1 18.5 380.4 111.2 832.0 1,311.5 4.3 158.0 13.5 1,135.6
2015 2,547.0 22.1 532.9 125.3 1,866.7 1,290.2 19.9 374.6 113.9 781.8 1,256.8 2.2 158.4 11.4 1,084.9
2014 2,511.1 19.4 508.2 121.3 1,862.1 1,252.7 16.9 354.7 109.9 771.2 1,258.4 2.5 153.6 11.5 1,090.9
2013 2,471.1 23.0 504.0 118.5 1,825.5 1,244.3 18.4 365.1 106.6 754.2 1,226.8 4.7 138.9 11.9 1,071.4
2012 2,540.6 26.0 509.9 142.0 1,862.8 1,286.5 19.1 365.7 126.4 775.3 1,254.2 6.9 144.2 15.6 1,087.5
2011 2,705.4 29.4 539.6 194.9 1,941.6 1,389.3 21.2 381.4 175.2 811.5 1,316.2 8.2 158.2 19.7 1,130.1
2010 2,732.8 35.9 566.7 211.7 1,918.6 1,417.0 27.3 388.5 190.1 811.1 1,315.8 8.6 178.1 21.6 1,107.5
2009 2,756.0 31.0 581.0 254.4 1,889.5 1,446.2 24.1 387.8 229.0 805.3 1,309.8 6.9 193.2 25.4 1,084.3
2008 2,988.4 29.4 (b) 698.1 (b) 304.6 (b) 1,956.4 (b) 1,604.7 21.7 (b) 495.8 (b) 278.5 (b) 808.6 (b) 1,383.8 7.6 (b) 202.3 (b) 26.1 (b) 1,147.7 (b)
2007 2,995.3 35.4 708.1 343.5 1,908.2 1,641.1 31.0 506.0 321.1 783.0 1,354.2 4.4 202.1 22.4 1,125.2
2006 2,890.6 39.5 730.9 320.1 1,800.2 1,601.7 33.7 520.6 297.9 749.6 1,288.9 5.9 210.3 22.1 1,050.6
2005 2,801.1 37.0 718.5 268.8 1,776.8 1,574.8 29.8 510.0 253.1 781.9 1,226.3 7.2 208.5 15.7 994.9
2004 2,630.8 31.7 693.3 280.2 1,625.7 1,487.7 25.4 492.0 261.6 708.6 1,143.2 6.2 201.3 18.6 917.1
2003 2,530.7 28.5 726.0 265.7 1,510.6 1,454.0 23.0 521.1 244.7 665.2 1,076.7 5.5 204.8 20.9 845.4
2002 2,397.6 24.8 746.7 225.6 1,400.5 1,384.2 19.8 525.3 210.9 628.3 1,013.4 5.1 221.4 14.7 772.2
2001 2,324.0 26.2 734.7 225.0 1,338.2 1,350.1 20.6 511.1 213.6 604.7 974.0 5.5 223.5 11.4 733.5
Units: Thousands of persons.
Source: Idescat, based on data from the INE's Active Population Survey.
(b) Break in time series.
Employees. By activity sectors and sex Spain. Value (annual average)
Total Agriculture Industry Construction Services Men Agriculture Industry Construction Services Women Agriculture Industry Construction Services
2018 16,234.2 512.5 2,462.7 888.0 12,371.0 8,481.6 402.4 1,817.4 802.7 5,459.0 7,752.6 110.1 645.3 85.3 6,911.9
2017 15,715.1 513.1 2,384.2 806.7 12,011.1 8,202.1 401.3 1,779.6 726.5 5,294.7 7,512.9 111.8 604.6 80.2 6,716.4
2016 15,228.2 479.7 2,267.4 752.0 11,729.2 7,951.3 378.7 1,703.2 683.7 5,185.8 7,276.9 101.0 564.2 68.3 6,543.4
2015 14,773.5 447.5 2,228.5 734.5 11,363.1 7,708.3 351.0 1,663.8 670.8 5,022.8 7,065.2 96.5 564.7 63.7 6,340.3
2014 14,285.8 428.8 2,125.2 679.5 11,052.4 7,411.0 327.8 1,594.2 614.4 4,874.6 6,874.8 101.0 530.9 65.1 6,177.8
2013 14,069.1 408.4 2,102.2 699.1 10,859.4 7,273.8 317.0 1,577.6 627.9 4,751.3 6,795.4 91.4 524.6 71.2 6,108.2
2012 14,573.4 415.7 2,204.1 813.0 11,140.7 7,574.4 317.8 1,634.4 733.6 4,888.7 6,999.0 97.9 569.7 79.4 6,252.0
2011 15,394.2 426.5 2,334.3 1,047.1 11,586.3 8,136.0 327.6 1,755.0 957.3 5,096.2 7,258.2 98.9 579.3 89.8 6,490.1
2010 15,592.3 438.8 2,372.7 1,232.0 11,548.9 8,312.7 331.1 1,772.4 1,118.5 5,090.8 7,279.6 107.7 600.4 113.5 6,458.1
2009 15,881.1 421.6 2,493.9 1,444.8 11,520.8 8,565.8 318.1 1,858.8 1,322.8 5,066.2 7,315.4 103.5 635.2 122.1 6,454.6
2008 16,861.2 425.6 (b) 2,867.8 (b) 1,930.2 (b) 11,637.7 (b) 9,339.9 310.7 (b) 2,151.5 (b) 1,785.5 (b) 5,092.2 (b) 7,521.4 114.9 (b) 716.3 (b) 144.8 (b) 6,545.4 (b)
2007 16,968.1 497.0 2,902.1 2,172.8 11,396.2 9,591.9 367.5 2,158.9 2,048.1 5,017.4 7,376.2 129.5 743.3 124.7 6,378.7
2006 16,390.6 488.5 2,924.3 2,031.1 10,946.8 9,373.5 356.3 2,206.0 1,924.0 4,887.1 7,017.1 132.1 718.2 107.0 6,059.8
2005 15,723.9 501.6 2,912.2 1,887.4 10,422.8 9,109.9 369.4 2,178.6 1,791.7 4,770.3 6,614.0 132.2 733.6 95.7 5,652.5
2004 14,879.9 485.3 2,879.2 1,818.3 9,697.0 8,744.3 367.3 2,159.9 1,719.4 4,497.8 6,135.5 118.0 719.3 98.9 5,199.2
2003 14,301.3 470.8 2,858.6 1,720.0 9,252.0 8,513.3 357.2 2,151.6 1,625.3 4,379.2 5,788.0 113.5 707.0 94.7 4,872.9
2002 13,633.9 456.6 2,866.4 1,594.7 8,716.3 8,206.9 353.3 2,135.3 1,510.8 4,207.5 5,427.0 103.2 731.2 83.9 4,508.8
2001 12,949.4 466.5 2,819.0 1,502.3 8,161.6 7,931.7 362.1 2,123.3 1,429.2 4,017.1 5,017.7 104.4 695.7 73.1 4,144.5
Units: Thousands of persons.
Source: INE. Active Population Survey.
(b) Break in time series.

Methodological note

The Active Population Survey (APS) is the main source for finding out about the labour market. It is sample research carried out by the INE using the methodology of the International Labour Organization (ILO) and the Statistical Office of the European Commission (Eurostat). The survey is taken every quarter and its main purpose is to investigate the relationship with people's economic activity.

The employees is that one that having 16 years or more is working as wage-earners.

The economic activity sector of employed people is determined by the main activity of the company in which they work and not by their specific job. Until the 4th quarter of 2007 economic activity was classified according to the Catalan Classification of Economic Activities 1993 Revision 1 (CCEA-93 Rev.1). However, from the 1st quarter of 2008 onwards, economic activities have been classified using the new Catalan Classification of Economic Activities 2009 (CCEA-2009).

The data for the 2002–2013 period was revised in May 2014 since the new reference population figures from the Population and Housing Census 2011 and the introduction of new criteria in the calibration of the expansion factors have made it necessary to recalculate the Active Population Survey series for the period in question.

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