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Gender: Labour and earnings

The Labour Force Sample Survey (LFSS) is a source of information on the labour market. The information is obtained by surveys among respondents´ households. The methodology of indicators measured by the LFSS is in line with the definitions and recommendations of the International Labour Office (ILO) and enables international comparability of labour market characteristics.

Entrepreneurs (employers and own-account workers) make 12.9 % of employed women and 21.9 % of employed men.
Women dominate human health health and social work activities in case of employees as well as of entrepreneurs. Men dominates (more among entrepreneurs than among employees) construction, transportation and storage and manufacturing.