Employment in Agriculture - Source FAO

This key economic indicator for the Agriculture sector has been recently updated.

  1. In 2018, Employment in Agriculture in Pakistan grew 1.6% compared to a year earlier.
  2. Since 2013 Pakistan Employment in Agriculture jumped by 2.2% year on year attaining 25,217 Thousand Persons.
  3. In 2018 Indonesia was ranked number 1 in Employment in Agriculture.
  4. In 2014 Tanzania was ranked number 5 in Employment in Agriculture attaining 14,400 Thousand Persons, moving from 70 in 2013.

Top Countries in Employment in Agriculture - Source FAO

# 79 Countries Thousand Units (Persons) Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 Indonesia 37,668.00 2018 -0.4 % -1.2 % View data
2 Pakistan 25,217.00 2018 +1.6 % +2.1 % View data
3 Bangladesh 24,693.00 2017 -2.8 % NA View data
4 Vietnam 21,647.00 2018 +0.4 % -2.4 % View data
5 Tanzania 14,400.00 2014 NA NA View data
6 Thailand 11,332.00 2018 -2.6 % -6.0 % View data
7 Philippines 10,519.00 2018 +2.5 % -2.3 % View data
8 Brazil 8,570.00 2018 +0.5 % -3.3 % View data
9 Mexico 6,806.00 2018 -0.1 % +0.4 % View data
10 Egypt 6,524.00 2018 +0.2 % -0.5 % View data
11 Morocco 4,289.00 2018 +1.5 % +1.2 % View data
12 Russia 4,246.00 2018 -0.5 % -3.2 % View data
13 Zimbabwe 4,213.00 2014 NA NA View data
14 Iran 4,109.00 2017 +1.2 % NA View data
15 Ivory Coast 4,089.00 2016 NA +21.1 % View data
16 Colombia 3,646.00 2018 -0.8 % +1.1 % View data
17 Angola 2,403.00 2014 NA NA View data
18 Ukraine 2,352.00 2018 -5.5 % -10.4 % View data
19 United States 2,189.00 2018 -0.5 % +3.1 % View data
20 Ecuador 2,169.00 2018 +0.8 % +4.0 % View data
21 Japan 2,147.00 2018 -2.9 % -1.6 % View data
22 Sri Lanka 2,140.00 2017 NA -3.2 % View data
23 Guatemala 1,946.00 2018 +0.5 % +1.8 % View data
24 Azerbaijan 1,757.00 2018 +0.2 % +0.9 % View data
25 Malaysia 1,667.00 2018 +0.4 % -1.1 % View data
26 Kazakhstan 1,458.00 2018 -4.0 % -6.8 % View data
27 Yemen 1,226.00 2014 NA NA View data
28 South Korea 1,219.00 2018 -4.7 % -4.2 % View data
29 Algeria 1,102.00 2017 NA NA View data
30 Cuba 919.00 2018 -0.3 % +0.1 % View data
31 South Africa 867.00 2018 +1.5 % +3.0 % View data
32 Chile 764.00 2018 -0.3 % +0.7 % View data
33 France 695.00 2018 -0.4 % -2.4 % View data
34 Saudi Arabia 581.00 2016 -17.0 % NA View data
35 Kyrgyzstan 561.00 2018 +3.7 % -4.8 % View data
36 Taiwan 553.00 2018 -0.7 % +0.4 % View data
37 Germany 509.00 2018 -4.3 % -2.3 % View data
38 Tunisia 493.00 2018 -0.8 % -0.6 % View data
39 Serbia 476.00 2018 -1.0 % -0.7 % View data
40 Albania 458.00 2018 +0.2 % +0.3 % View data
41 Dominican Republic 420.00 2017 +10.2 % NA View data
42 Moldova 389.00 2018 -0.3 % +2.9 % View data
43 United Kingdom 362.00 2018 -1.6 % +2.9 % View data
44 Mongolia 351.00 2018 -1.4 % +1.3 % View data
45 Armenia 317.00 2017 -6.2 % NA View data
46 Australia 313.00 2018 -1.9 % +0.9 % View data
47 Canada 293.00 2018 +4.6 % -1.4 % View data
48 Portugal 282.00 2018 -7.2 % -9.0 % View data
49 Panama 266.00 2018 +2.7 % -0.6 % View data
50 Costa Rica 258.00 2018 +0.8 % +5.2 % View data
51 Bulgaria 211.00 2018 -4.5 % +1.6 % View data
52 Jamaica 199.00 2018 -1.0 % -0.3 % View data
53 Bhutan 197.00 2018 NA +0.8 % View data
54 New Zealand 159.00 2018 -0.6 % +1.9 % View data
55 Bosnia and Herzegovina 151.00 2018 -1.9 % NA View data
56 Uruguay 145.00 2018 +0.7 % -0.7 % View data
57 Czech Republic 142.00 2018 -2.7 % -1.1 % View data
57 Namibia 142.00 2018 -2.1 % -7.8 % View data
59 Ireland 110.00 2018 -0.9 % -0.4 % View data
60 Slovakia 66.00 2018 -4.3 % -3.0 % View data
60 United Arab Emirates 66.00 2017 +560.0 % NA View data
62 Palestine 64.00 2018 NA -6.8 % View data
63 Fiji 62.00 2016 NA -16.5 % View data
64 Belgium 53.00 2018 -1.9 % -3.1 % View data
65 Israel 35.00 2018 -2.8 % -4.0 % View data
66 Peru 28.00 2018 -15.2 % -5.9 % View data
67 Belize 26.00 2017 +18.2 % NA View data
67 Qatar 26.00 2018 NA +4.4 % View data
69 Trinidad and Tobago 19.00 2018 -5.0 % -2.9 % View data
70 Montenegro 18.00 2018 NA +14.9 % View data
71 Cyprus 11.00 2018 +10.0 % NA View data
72 Paraguay 10.00 2018 -9.1 % -7.8 % View data
73 Argentina 7.00 2017 NA -36.2 % View data
73 Iceland 7.00 2018 NA -2.6 % View data
75 Barbados 4.00 2018 NA +5.9 % View data
76 Luxembourg 3.00 2018 NA -5.6 % View data
77 Malta 2.00 2018 NA NA View data
77 Samoa 2.00 2014 NA NA View data
77 Seychelles 2.00 2017 NA NA View data

Source: FAO

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