JOB Creation Report 2015

The Integrated Business Establishment Survey (IBES) 2014 was the first non household economic census covering all sectors and compared to previous establishment conducted on their Ghanaian economy.

The Job Creating report focuses on employment generation by non household actors in the Ghanaian economy and provides comprehensive analysis of persons engaged in non-household activities and ownership of establishments.  The follow key findings were reported

  • A total of 207, 292 jobs were created in the country in 2014
  • The agricultural sector recored the least number of jobs created (1,756)
  • A total of 24, 095 new jobs were recored in the industrial sector
  • The manufacturing sub-sector created the largest number of jobs (19,133)
  • The number of jobs created in the crop and animal production sub-sector alone represented 82.4%
  • Ashanti Region recorded the hightest number of net new jobs of 384 in the agricultural sector followed by Volta (264) and Greater Accra (241)
  • The number of jobs created by information establishment in the services sector was very high, accounting for more than three-quarters (79.6%) …Click the link below for the full report

http://www.statsghana.gov.gh/docfiles/IBES_Questionnaires/IBES%201%20reports/JOB%20CREATION%20REPORT_FINAL%2024-5-16.pdf

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