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Three-Sector Division of Employment
for European Countries
1997 / (1977)

(http://courses.washington.edu/econgeog/data1.html)


CountryAgriculture
(Primary Sector)
Industrial Activities
(Secondary Sector)
Services
(Tertiary Sector)
EU-15 5.0 29.4 65.6
Belgium 2.7 27.5 69.8
Denmark 3.8 26.2 70.0
Germany 2.9 / (6.8) 34.7 / (45.3) 62.4 / (47.9)
Greece 19.8 / (28.5) 22.5 / (30.3) 57.7 / (41.2)
Spain 8.3 / (20.7) 29.9 / (37.5) 61.8 / (41.8)
France 4.6 / (9.4) 26.6 / (37.8) 68.8 / (52.8)
Ireland 10.9 28.6 60.6
Italy 6.5 / (15.9) 31.7 / (38.6) 61.8 / (45.5)
Luxembourg 2.4 23.3 74.3
Holland 3.7 22.9 73.4
Austria 6.9 29.6 63.5
Portugal 13.3 31.0 55.7
Finland 7.8 27.4 64.8
Sweden 3.2 25.6 71.2
UK 1.9 / (2.7) 26.9 / (40.0) 71.2 / (57.3)
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Iceland 8.6 25.5 65.9
Norway 5.1 23.5 71.3
Switzerland 4.0 25.4 70.0

Source: Statistical Office of the European Communities


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