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Legal Services

Industry Group (5411)

 2024-Q1: $565B MX, Gross Domestic Product

Jan-Mar 2024: US$0, Foreign Direct Investment

2023-Q4 : $7.24k MX, Average Monthly Salary

2023-Q4 : 3.15M, Workforce

2023-Q4 : 41.4%, Female Workforce

2023-Q4: 39, Average Age

In the first quarter of 2024 the gross domestic product was $565B MX, 20% less than the previous quarter.

According to data from the Economic Census 2019, total gross production was $35.9B MX. The states with the highest total gross production were Ciudad de México ($13.5B MX) and Nuevo León ($2.68B MX).

For its part, total income reached $36.4B MX in 2019, being the states with the highest income Ciudad de México ($14B MX) and Nuevo León ($2.7B MX).

Economic activities are related if they require similar knowledge or inputs. In 2014 in Legal Services the states with the highest affinity were Chihuahua (0.74), Coahuila de Zaragoza (0.71), Nuevo León (0.7), Sonora (0.7), and Baja California (0.67).

During the fourth quarter of 2023 in Legal Services the workforce was 3.15M people, 58.6% men and 41.4% women. In addition, the average monthly salary informed was $7.24k MX.

During the same period, occupations with the highest number of workers in Legal Services were Lawyers, Accountants and Auditors, and Analysts and Software Developers and Multimedia.

At the state level, the occupied population of Legal Services was concentrated in List Ciudad de México,Estado de México,Jalisco.

The average age of workers in Legal Services in the fourth quarter of 2023 was 39 years. In the same period, the average schooling of the workforce of Legal Services, was 15.6 years.

Salaries and Workforce

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Average Monthly Salary 2023-Q4: $7.24k MX

Working population 2023-Q4: 3.15M

In the fourth quarter of 2023, the workforce in Legal Services it was of 3.15M people, 58.6% men with a reported average monthly salary of $7.41k MX and 41.4% women with a salary of $7k MX.

Of the total employed population, 72.1% of the total workforce were formal workers with an average monthly salary of $8.03k MX, while he 27.9% corresponds to informal workers with an average salary of $5.2k MX.

Salaries and Workforce by Occupations and States

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In the fourth quarter of 2023 the occupations with the highest number of workers were Lawyers, Accountants and Auditors, and Analysts and Software Developers and Multimedia.

At the state level, the workforce of Legal Services was concentrated on Ciudad de México, Estado de México, and Jalisco.

Gross Domestic Product

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Gross domestic product 2024-Q1: $565B MX

Gross Domestic Product 2023: $600B MX

* Data displayed corresponds to the sector Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services since the information at lower levels of disaggregation is not available.

In the first quarter of 2024, Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services recorded a gross domestic product of $565B MX, evidencing a drop of 20% compared to the previous quarter and an increase of 5.51% compared to the same period of the previous year.

* Current values, at current prices, base year 2013. Excludes taxes on products.

Production Indicators by State

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According to data from the Economic Census 2019,  28,689 economic units were totaled in Legal Services, highlighting Ciudad de México (2,546), Estado de México (2,208), and Jalisco (1,990).

Total gross production was $35.9B MX. The states with the highest total gross production were Ciudad de México ($13.5B MX) and Nuevo León ($2.68B MX).

Total income reached $36.4B MX in 2019, being the states with the highest income Ciudad de México ($14B MX) and Nuevo León ($2.7B MX).

* It is recommended to consider the values as approximations of the real value because some records have been anonymized due to confidentiality principles.

Production Indicators by Municipality

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According to dato from Economic Census 2014, Legal Services had a total of 83,097 economic units and the municipalities with the highest number of economic units were Cuauhtémoc (3.46k), Guadalajara (3.04k), and Tijuana (2.06k)

Total income eached $57.1B MX and the municipalities with the highest income were Miguel Hidalgo ($9.63B MX), Cuauhtémoc ($5.17B MX), and Benito Juárez ($3.7B MX).

Total expenditures were $24B MX and the municipalities with the highest expenditures were Miguel Hidalgo ($4.19B MX), Cuauhtémoc ($2.44B MX), and Benito Juárez ($1.34B MX).

On the other hand, in 2014 there were 306108 employees dependent on economic units and the municipalities with the highest number of employees were Cuauhtémoc (18.6k), Miguel Hidalgo (17.6k), and Guadalajara (14.2k).

* Any inconsistency between the data at the state and municipal level is due to the anonymization methodologies applied to the data, also municipalities not shown in the visualization have been anonymized.

Economic Units

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The visualization shows the number of economic units in Legal Services according to the number of employees.

According to DENUE data published in November 2023, 0 companies with 0 to 10 employees were registered (28,822 companies less than the previous period). In the same period, 0 companies with 11 to 50 employees were registered (2,050 companies less than the previous period).

0 companies with 51 to 100 employees were registered in 2023 (107 companies less than the previous period). Likewise, 0 companies with more than 101 employees were registered (43 companies less than the previous period).

Source National Statistical Directory of Economic Units (DENUE)

Foreign Direct Investment (FDI)

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  • US$0, FDI Jan-Mar 2024
  • US$26.6M, FDI Jan-1999 to Mar-2024

In the period january to march 2024, no FDI was registered in Legal Services.

Since January 1999 to March 2024, the accumulated amount of FDI in Legal Services was US$26.6M, distributed in equity Capital (US$12.9M), reinvestment of earnings (US$11.2M), and inter-company debts (US$2.54M).

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Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) by State

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Period Jan-Mar 2024: US$0

Period Jan-1999 to Mar-2024: US$25.2M, Mexico City is the main receiving state

No FDI is recorded in the period January to March, 2024

Historically (from January 1999 to March2024) the states that have received the highest FDI are Mexico City (US$25.2M), Nuevo León (US$1.41M), and Campeche (Confidential).

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Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) Origin

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Periodo Jan-Mar 2024: ---, US$0

Main investing country between Jan-1999 and Mar-2024: United States, US$17.1M

No FDI is recorded in the period January to March of 2024.

Historically (from January 1999 to March de 2024) the countries that contributed the most to FDI were United States (Confidential), Chile (Confidential), and Uruguay (Confidential).

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Specialization and Opportunity

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As of May 2021, the states with the highest degree of specialization in Legal Services were Baja California (1.98), Aguascalientes (1.56), and Coahuila de Zaragoza (1.48). The degree of specialization is measured using the RCA index, which represents the ratio between the observed and expected establishments of each state for each industry.

The states with the highest degree of development opportunity in Legal Services according to Relatedness were Nuevo León (0.7), Sinaloa (0.6), and Colima (0.57). The Relatedness measures the distance between an industry and the current industrial composition in each state. The presented entities register a level of specialization lower than one unit (RCA <1).

Workforce by Schooling Years, Age Range and Gender

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Average Age 2023-Q4: 39

Average Years of Schooling 2023-Q4: 15.6

The visualization shows the workforce of Legal Services by age group and years of schooling, comparing men and women.

In the fourth quarter of 2023 in Legal Services the average age for women was 36.8 years and the average schooling was 15.5 years.

The average age of men in the Legal Services workforce was 40.6 years, while the average schooling was 15.6 years during fourth quarter of 2023.

* The visualization omits the range of schooling "Not Specified".