Estimated employment in nine selected sectors is three crore eight lakhs in first Quarter of 2021: Govt
The Government has said that the estimated total employment in the nine selected sectors is three crore eight lakhs in the first round of the Quarter April to June 2021. Announcing Quarterly Employment Survey (QES), Labour and Employment Minister Bhupender Yadav yesterday said, the estimated total employment in the nine selected sectors from the first round of QES is three crores and eight lakhs approximately against a total of two crores and 37 lakhs in these sectors taken collectively, as reported in the sixth Economic Census (2013-14) reflecting a growth rate of 29 per cent.
Mr.Yadav said, the total employment estimated in the selected nine sectors, Manufacturing accounts for nearly 41 per cent followed by Education with 22 per cent, and Health eight per cent. Mr Yadav said, trade as well as IT/BPO each engaged seven per cent of the total estimated number of workers.