Democratic Republic of the Congo: Employment in agriculture
(measure: percent; Source: The World Bank)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Democratic Republic of the Congo: Employment in agriculture, % of total employment
, 1991 - 2019:
For that indicator, we provide data for Democratic Republic of the Congo from 1991 to 2019. The average value for Democratic Republic of the Congo during that period was 70.37 percent with a minimum of 64.3 percent in 2019 and a maximum of 73.46 percent in 2000.
The latest value from 2019 is 64.3 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2019 based on 181
countries is 23.40 percent.
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Definition: Employment is defined as persons of working age who were engaged in any activity to produce goods or provide services for pay or profit, whether at work during the reference period or not at work due to temporary absence from a job, or to working-time arrangement. The agriculture sector consists of activities in agriculture, hunting, forestry and fishing, in accordance with division 1 (ISIC 2) or categories A-B (ISIC 3) or category A (ISIC 4).