ProceduresGovernment

Workers in Farming Activities

Group (61) - 2022-Q3

  • 3.73M, Workforce
  • $2.62k MX, Average monthly salary
  • 48.7, Average age
  • 39.2, Weekly hours worked
  • 5.6, Weekly days worked
  • 9.46%, Workforce with second job
  • 83.7%, Informal Workforce
  • 6.15, Average years of Schooling

About Workers in Farming Activities

#permalink to section

The workforce of Workers in Farming Activities during third quarter of 2022 was 3.73M people, whose salary averaged $2.62k MX working around 39.2 hours per week.

The average age of Workers in Farming Activities was 48.7 years. The workforce was distributed in 88% men with an average salary of $2.6k MX and, 12% women with average salary of $2.76k MX.

The best average salaries received by Workers in Farming Activities were in Coahuila de Zaragoza ($6.67k MX), Jalisco ($6.36k MX), and Baja California Sur ($5.93k MX) while the workforce was larger in Chiapas (471k), Guerrero (414k), and Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave (360k).

In terms of industries, the best average salaries were in Amusement Parks and Arcades ($9.49k MX), Elementary and Secondary Schools ($8k MX), and Chemical Industry ($7.4k MX), while the workforce was concentrated on Cattle Ranching and Farming (91.3%), Food Industry (4.44%), and Beverage Industry and the Snuff (1.02%).

11.7% of the total informal workers correspond to women with an average salary of $2.33k MX and 88.3% to men with an average salary of $2.18k MX.

At the level of states, Oaxaca had the highest percentage of informal workers with 95% corresponding to 220k from 231k workers, while the state with the lowest percentage of informal workers was Coahuila de Zaragoza with a 52.2% corresponding to 12.4k from 23.8k workers.

Workforce and Salaries Evolution

#permalink to section

  • 3.73M, Workforce 2022-Q3
  • $2.62k MX, Average monthly salary 2022-Q3

At third quarter of 2022, the people who worked as Workers in Farming Activities were 3.73M being a 1.52% lower than the second quarter of 2022. (3.79M).

In the same period, an average salary of $2.62k MX was observed, registering a drop of 0.94%, compared to the second quarter of 2022 ($2.64k MX).

Workforce by State

#permalink to section

The states with the highest number of Workers in Farming Activities during the third quarter of 2022 were Chiapas (471k), Guerrero (414k), and Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave (360k)

Comparing the first quarter of 2021 and the third quarter of 2022, the main positive variations occurred in Guerrero and Guanajuato with an increase of 89k (27.4%) and 39.6k (26.1%), respectively. On the other hand, the negative variations were accentuated in Oaxaca and Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave with a decrease of 116k (33.4%) and 50.5k (12.3%), respectively.

Salaries by State

#permalink to section

The states with the best average salaries for Workers in Farming Activities during third quarter of 2022 were Coahuila de Zaragoza ($6.67k MX), Jalisco ($6.36k MX), and Baja California Sur ($5.93k MX)

Comparing the first quarter of 2021 and the third quarter of 2022, the positive salary growth was higher in Coahuila de Zaragoza and Jalisco with an increase of $1.83k MX (37.7%) and $1.04k MX (19.5%), respectively. Por otro lado, las variaciones salariales negativas se acentuaron en Chihuahua and Durango with a decrease of $1.39k MX (26.3%) and $1.25k MX (27.2%), respectively.

Average Salary and Workforce by Sex and Age

#permalink to section

Average Age 2022-Q3

  • 43.9, Women
  • 49.4, Men

At third quarter of 2022, the male workforce in Workers in Farming Activities represented the 88% of the employed population and women 12%. The male workforce was higher in the age group of 45 to 54 years (674k), while the female workforce was higher in the age group of 35 to 44 years (96k).

The highest average salary was $4.2k MX received by women from 15 to 24 years, while the lowest average salary was $1.36k MX received by women from 65 to 74 years.

* The data regarding salaries have low statistical precision so it should not be used as conclusions.

Average Salary and Workforce by Gender and Schooling Years

#permalink to section

Average Schooling in Years (2022-Q3)

  • 6.15, Women
  • 6.15, Men

During the third quarter of 2022, male and female workforce in Workers in Farming Activities was concentrated in the educational segment with 4 to 6 years of schooling (1.07M men and 140k women).

The highest average salary was $7.89k MX received by men with 16 to 18 years of schooling, while the lowest average salary was $1.69k MX received by women with 0 to 3 years of schooling.

* The data regarding salaries have low statistical precision so it should not be used as conclusions.

Workforce and Salaries Distribution by Industries

#permalink to section

The visualization shows the distribution of Workers in Farming Activities in different industries and economic sectors.

At third quarter of 2022, the workforce was higher in Cattle Ranching and Farming (91.3%), Food Industry (4.44%), and Beverage Industry and the Snuff (1.02%).

In the same period, the best average salaries were received in Amusement Parks and Arcades ($9.49k MX), Elementary and Secondary Schools ($8k MX), and Chemical Industry ($7.4k MX).

Labor Informality

#permalink to section

Labor Informality

#permalink to section

Labor Informality 2022-Q3

  • 83.7%, Workers in Farming Activities
  • 55.3%, Average Informality in Mexico

During the third quarter of 2022, the labor informality of Workers in Farming Activities reached a 83.7%, which implied an increase from 0.61 percentage points compared to the second quarter of 2022  (83.1%).

The labor informality of this occupation was higher than informality at the country level in 28.5 percentage points during the third quarter of 2022.

Labor Informality by State

#permalink to section

Greater Labor Informality: 95%, Oaxaca

Less Labor Informality: 52.2 %, Coahuila de Zaragoza

At third quarter of 2022, the states with the highest rate of labor informality in Workers in Farming Activities were Oaxaca (95%), Tlaxcala (93.4%), and Ciudad de México (91.6%).

The states with the lowest informality rate were Sonora (62.6%), Baja California Sur (54.6%), and Coahuila de Zaragoza (52.2%).

Labor Informality by Age and Education

#permalink to section
Workforce

The workforce of Workers in Farming Activities during the third quarter of 2022 was higher in the age group with 45 to 54 years concentrating 760k workers of which 17.2% corresponds to formal employment (131k) and 82.8% to informal employment (629k).

Regarding the schooling years, the workforce was higher in the range with 4 to 6 years of schooling concentrating 1.21M workers of which 13.2%  corresponds to formal employment (159k) and 86.8% corresponds to informal employment (1.05M).