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Employed persons in services

Employed persons in services (CCEA-2009) Catalonia. 2nd quarter 2020
Year-over-year variation
Value absolute % quarter % accumulated
Total 2,413.3 -149.3 -5.8 -1.5
Wholesale trade and repair of motor vehicles and motorbikes 180.2 -7.4 -3.9 -1.8
Retail trade 300.0 -34.1 -10.2 -2.9
Transport and storage 184.3 -11.8 -6.0 -1.9
Hotel and food services 208.9 -67.0 -24.3 -12.3
Information and communications 125.9 26.1 26.1 15.4
Financial activities and insurance 62.9 -0.7 -1.1 7.4
Real estate, professional and technical activities 261.5 -6.0 -2.2 -1.9
Administrative activities and ancillary services 194.6 14.9 8.3 9.3
Public administration 164.2 -27.1 -14.1 -7.1
Education 206.9 -35.8 -14.8 -9.7
Health and social services 314.9 34.3 12.2 13.9
Cultural and sports activities and other services 209.1 -34.6 -14.2 -8.7
Percentage of the employed persons(%) 74.8 0.1 z z
Units: Thousands of persons.
Source: Idescat, based on data from the INE's Economically Active Population Survey.
Note: Between 14 March and 21 June 2020, it is in force the Royal Decree 463/2020, of 14 March, which declares the state of alarm for the management of the health crisis situation caused by COVID-19.
(z) Category not applicable.
Employed persons in services (CCEA-2009) Spain. 2nd quarter 2020
Year-over-year variation
Value absolute % quarter % accumulated
Total 14,032.5 -922.2 -6.2 -2.4
Wholesale trade and repair of motor vehicles and motorbikes 1,072.6 -65.5 -5.8 -2.6
Retail trade 1,814.0 -104.5 -5.4 -1.3
Transport and storage 957.8 -66.2 -6.5 -3.4
Hotel and food services 1,366.2 -380.9 -21.8 -11.5
Information and communications 623.2 7.1 1.2 2.9
Financial activities and insurance 425.0 -7.8 -1.8 0.3
Real estate, professional and technical activities 1,168.1 -10.0 -0.8 0.6
Administrative activities and ancillary services 974.3 -54.3 -5.3 -0.5
Public administration 1,313.7 -30.3 -2.3 -0.8
Education 1,292.2 -116.6 -8.3 -5.6
Health and social services 1,727.4 91.0 5.6 5.8
Cultural and sports activities and other services 1,297.9 -184.3 -12.4 -6.8
Percentage of the employed persons(%) 75.4 -0.1 z z
Units: Thousands of persons.
Source: INE. Economically Active Population Survey.
Note: Between 14 March and 21 June 2020, it is in force the Royal Decree 463/2020, of 14 March, which declares the state of alarm for the management of the health crisis situation caused by COVID-19.
(z) Category not applicable.

Last update: July 28, 2020. Next update: October 27, 2020 Calendari

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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.

From the 1st quarter of 2008 onwards, economic activities have been classified using the new Catalan Classification of Economic Activities 2009 (CCEA-2009) and the sector division is as follows:

Catalan Classification of Economic Activities 2009 (CCEA-2009) sector division
LabelsCCAE-2009
Wholesale trade and repair of motor vehicles and motorbikes45–46
Retail trade47
Transport and storage 49–53
Hotel and food services 55–56
Information and communications 58–63
Financial activities and insurance 64–66
Real estate, professional and technical activities 68–75
Administrative activities and ancillary services 77–82
Public administration 84
Education 85
Health and social services 86–88
Cultural and sports activities and other services 90–93, 94–96, 97–98, 99

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.