Official Concept and Definition



Include all persons 15 years old and over as of their last birthday and during the basic survey reference period are reported as either: a. At work. Those who do any work even for one hour during the reference period for pay or profit, or work without pay on the farm or business enterprise operated by a member of the same household related by blood, marriage, or adoption; OR b. With a job but not at work. Those who have a job or business but are not at work because of temporary illness/injury, vacation, or other reasons. Likewise, persons who expect to report for work or to start operation of a farm or business enterprise within two weeks from the date of the enumerator's visit, are considered employed.
This definition is based on the ILO definition for employed.

PSS Agency PSA

Indicators / Statistics Being Generated Labor and Employment
PSA Board Resolution PSA Board Resolution No 01, Series of 2017 - 134
Statistical Domain Demographic and social statistics
Statistical Activity Labour

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