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Traders in Stores

Occupation (4111) - 2023-Q4

  • 2.92M, Workforce
  • $4.8k MX, Average monthly salary
  • 48.1, Average age
  • 47.2, Weekly hours worked
  • 5.84, Weekly days worked
  • 4.7%, Workforce with second job
  • 68.8%, Informal Workforce
  • 9.79, Average years of Schooling

About Traders in Stores

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The workforce of Traders in Stores during fourth quarter of 2023 was 2.92M people, whose salary averaged $4.8k MX working around 47.2 hours per week.

The average age of Traders in Stores was 48.1 years. The workforce was distributed in 40.2% men with an average salary of $5.89k MX and, 59.8% women with average salary of $4.07k MX.

The best average salaries received by Traders in Stores were in N/A while the workforce was larger in Estado de México (486k), Ciudad de México (218k), and Jalisco (215k).

66% of the total informal workers correspond to women with an average salary of $3.73k MX and 34% to men with an average salary of $5.38k MX.

At the level of states, Oaxaca had the highest percentage of informal workers with 87.7% corresponding to 82.4k from 94k workers, while the state with the lowest percentage of informal workers was Aguascalientes with a 47.5% corresponding to 14.5k from 30.5k workers.

Workforce and Salaries Evolution

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  • 2.92M, Workforce 2023-Q4
  • $4.8k MX, Average monthly salary 2023-Q4

At fourth quarter of 2023, the people who worked as Traders in Stores were 2.92M being a 0.4% lower than the third quarter of 2023. (2.93M).

In the same period, an average salary of $4.8k MX was observed, registering an increase of 1.64%, compared to the third quarter of 2023 ($4.72k MX).

Workforce by State

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The states with the highest number of Traders in Stores during the fourth quarter of 2023 were Estado de México (486k), Ciudad de México (218k), and Jalisco (215k)

Comparing the first quarter of 2021 and the fourth quarter of 2023, the main positive variations occurred in Estado de México and Baja California with an increase of 14.3k (3.04%) and 13.7k (14.3%), respectively. On the other hand, the negative variations were accentuated in Ciudad de México and Puebla with a decrease of 32.1k (12.8%) and 12k (7.73%), respectively.

Average Salary and Workforce by Sex and Age

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Average Age 2023-Q4

  • 47.6, Women
  • 48.9, Men

At fourth quarter of 2023, the male workforce in Traders in Stores represented the 40.2% of the employed population and women 59.8%. The male and female workforce was higher in the age group 45 to 54 years (288k men and 442k women).

The highest average salary was $7.89k MX received by men from 25 to 34 years, while the lowest average salary was $2.67k MX received by women from 75 or more 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

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Average Schooling in Years (2023-Q4)

  • 9.28, Women
  • 10.5, Men

At fourth quarter of 2023 the male workforce in Traders in Stores was higher in the educational segment with 10 to 12 years of schooling (334k), while the female workforce was higher in the educational segment with 7 to 9 years of schooling (571k).

The highest average salary was $7.17k MX received by men with 16 to 18 years of schooling, while the lowest average salary was $3.13k 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

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The visualization shows the distribution of Traders in Stores in different industries and economic sectors.

At fourth quarter of 2023, the workforce was higher in Retail Trade of Groceries and Food (48.3%), Retail Trade of Textile Products, except Apparel (13.8%), and Retail Trade of Household Furniture and other Household Goods (13.8%).

Labor Informality

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Labor Informality

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Labor Informality 2023-Q4

  • 68.8%, Traders in Stores
  • 54.8%, Average Informality in Mexico

During the fourth quarter of 2023, the labor informality of Traders in Stores reached a 68.8%, which implied a decrease from 1.62 percentage points compared to the third quarter of 2023  (70.5%).

The labor informality of this occupation was higher than informality at the country level in 14.1 percentage points during the fourth quarter of 2023.

Labor Informality by State

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Greater Labor Informality: 87.7%, Oaxaca

Less Labor Informality: 47.5 %, Aguascalientes

At fourth quarter of 2023, the states with the highest rate of labor informality in Traders in Stores were Oaxaca (87.7%), Tabasco (83.5%), and Tlaxcala (81.4%).

The states with the lowest informality rate were Jalisco (50.5%), Colima (48.8%), and Aguascalientes (47.5%).

Labor Informality by Age and Education

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Workforce

The workforce of Traders in Stores during the fourth quarter of 2023 was higher in the age group with 45 to 54 years concentrating 730k workers of which 33.7% corresponds to formal employment (246k) and 66.3% to informal employment (484k).

Regarding the schooling years, the workforce was higher in the range with 7 to 9 years of schooling concentrating 880k workers of which 27.3%  corresponds to formal employment (241k) and 72.7% corresponds to informal employment (640k).