Gender Differences in the Structure of Employment

The International Labour Organization (ILO) has developed this set of indicators for monitoring progress of the Millenium Goal 3 on gender equality and the empowerment of women.

Row

 

Women

Men   

0

Share in total employment (both sexes = 100.0 %)

  %

 %

1

Total employment

100.0%

100.0%

2

Agricultural employment

%

%

2.1

Own-account workers, employers & members of producers’ cooperatives

 

%

 

%

2.2

Contributing family workers (informal)

%

%

2.3

Employees

%

%

2.3.1

Formal

%

%

2.3.2

Informal

%

%

3

Non-agricultural employment

%

%

3.1

Own-account workers, employers & members of producers’ cooperatives

 

%

 

%

3.1.1

Formal

%

%

3.1.2

Informal

%

%

3.2

Contributing family workers (informal)

%

%

3.3

Non-domestic employees

%

%

3.3.1

Formal

%

%

3.3.2

Informal

%

%

3.4

Domestic employees

%

%

3.4.1

Formal

%

%

3.4.2

Informal

%

%

3.I

Formal non-agricultural employment (3.1.1 + 3.3.1 + 3.4.1)

%

%

3.II

Informal non-agricultural employment
(3.1.2 + 3.2 + 3.3.2 + 3.4.2)

%

%