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Employed persons in construction. By professional situation

Employed persons in construction. By professional situation Catalonia. 4th quarter 2013
Year-over-year variation
Value absolute % quarter % accumulated
Total 186.8 7.2 4.0 -6.8
Wage-earners 122.6 -2.1 -1.7 -16.6
Not wage-earners 64.2 9.3 17.0 18.1
Percentage of the employed persons (%) 6.2 0.2 z z
Units: Thousands.
Source: Idescat, based on data from the INE's Survey of Active Population.
(z) Category not applicable.
Employed persons in construction. By professional situation Spain. 4th quarter 2013
Year-over-year variation
Value absolute % quarter % accumulated
Total 990.4 -99.7 -9.1 -11.4
Wage-earners 674.1 -77.1 -10.3 -14.0
Not wage-earners 316.3 -22.6 -6.7 -5.1
Percentage of the employed persons (%) 5.8 -0.5 z z
Units: Thousands.
Source: INE. Economically Active Population Survey.
(z) Category not applicable.

Last update: April 29, 2014. Revised series on May 26, 2014. Next update: October 28, 2021 Calendari

Annual data Statistics EPA

Methodological note

The employed persons is people aged 16 or over who are working either as employees or as self-employed.

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 Economically 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 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 Economically Active Population Survey series for the period in question.