This table provides metadata for the actual indicator available from UK statistics closest to the corresponding global SDG indicator. Please note that even when the global SDG indicator is fully available from UK statistics, this table should be consulted for information on national methodology and other UK-specific metadata information.
Employment in public and private sectors by age and gender
|Unit of measurement||
The public sector is the part of the economy composed of both public services and public enterprises. For further information please see Office for National Statistics, Public sector classification guide @ https://www.ons.gov.uk/economy/nationalaccounts/uksectoraccounts/datasets/publicsectorclassificationguide.
(Number of people employed in the private sector by sex or age grouping / Number of people employed in the private sector) * 100
Age and sex distribution in the general population is provided for representative comparison. Data follows the UN specification for this indicator. This indicator has not been identified in collaboration with topic experts.
|Data last updated||2020-10-16: see changes on GitHub opens in a new window|
|Metadata last updated||2020-10-16: see changes on GitHub opens in a new window|