Employment in agriculture, forestry and fishery

This indicator shows total employment in agriculture, forestry and fishery in per cent of total employment in the Nordic region. Data covers all persons engaged in some productive activity (within the production boundary of the national accounts). Employed persons are either employees (working by agreement for another resident unit and receiving renumeration) or self-employed (owners of unincorporated enterprises). Economic activity: defined according to the statistical classification of economic activities in the European Community, revision 2 (NACE Rev. 2). The annual national accounts are compiled according to the European System of Accounts 1995 (ESA 1995). Data is available for Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden and Åland. For more information on Nordic Statistics: https://www.nordicstatistics.org


Keywords: agriculture, employment