Geography

The distribution of working population according to the occupations they are engaged in is referred to as the ____________.


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Occupational structure


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The distribution of working population according to the occupations they are engaged in is referred to as the Occupational structure.

Occupational Structure In India
The terms occupational structure and occupational distribution indicate the degree of the development and diversification achieved in any economy. Occupational structure refers to the distribution of working population among the different sectors in the economy. Primary sector includes occupations like agriculture, mining, fishing, animal husbandry and forestry. Secondary sector includes manufacturing, construction, electricity. Tertiary sector includes trade, transportation, communications, banking, insurance, government and nongovernment jobs, and other activities related to services sector.
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