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Support Workers in Farming Activities

Occupation (9112) - 2023-Q4

  • 195k, Workforce
  • $3.38k MX, Average monthly salary
  • 37.7, Average age
  • 36.2, Weekly hours worked
  • 5.67, Weekly days worked
  • 11.8%, Workforce with second job
  • 92.5%, Informal Workforce
  • 7.47, Average years of Schooling

About Support Workers in Farming Activities

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The workforce of Support Workers in Farming Activities during fourth quarter of 2023 was 195k people, whose salary averaged $3.38k MX working around 36.2 hours per week.

The average age of Support Workers in Farming Activities was 37.7 years. The workforce was distributed in 81.4% men with an average salary of $3.89k MX and, 18.6% women with average salary of $1.17k MX.

The best average salaries received by Support Workers in Farming Activities were in Baja California ($9.14k MX), Colima ($7.6k MX), and Nayarit ($5.85k MX) while the workforce was larger in Tabasco (27.8k), Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave (22k), and Chiapas (13.8k).

In terms of industries, the best average salaries were in General Public Administration ($7.6k MX), Cattle Raising ($3.53k MX), and Pig Raising ($1.71k MX), while the workforce was concentrated on Cattle Raising (99.7%), Pig Raising (0.28%), and General Public Administration (0.021%).

19.4% of the total informal workers correspond to women with an average salary of $840 MX and 80.6% to men with an average salary of $3.63k MX.

At the level of states, Tlaxcala had the highest percentage of informal workers with 100% corresponding to 3.45k from 3.45k workers, while the state with the lowest percentage of informal workers was Coahuila de Zaragoza with a 43.2% corresponding to 697 from 1.61k workers.

Workforce and Salaries Evolution

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  • 195k, Workforce 2023-Q4
  • $3.38k MX, Average monthly salary 2023-Q4

At fourth quarter of 2023, the people who worked as Support Workers in Farming Activities were 195k being a 9.68% lower than the third quarter of 2023. (216k).

In the same period, an average salary of $3.38k MX was observed, registering a drop of 3.81%, compared to the third quarter of 2023 ($3.51k MX).

Workforce by State

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The states with the highest number of Support Workers in Farming Activities during the fourth quarter of 2023 were Tabasco (27.8k), Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave (22k), and Chiapas (13.8k)

Comparing the first quarter of 2021 and the fourth quarter of 2023, the main positive variations occurred in Yucatán and Chihuahua with an increase of 6.52k (164%) and 5.17k (124%), respectively. On the other hand, the negative variations were accentuated in Jalisco and Hidalgo with a decrease of 17.3k (57.3%) and 8.47k (65.6%), respectively.

Salaries by State

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The states with the best average salaries for Support Workers in Farming Activities during fourth quarter of 2023 were Baja California ($9.14k MX), Colima ($7.6k MX), and Nayarit ($5.85k MX)

Comparing the first quarter of 2021 and the fourth quarter of 2023, the positive salary growth was higher in Colima and Querétaro with an increase of $4.76k MX (167%) and $2.49k MX (153%), respectively. Por otro lado, las variaciones salariales negativas se acentuaron en Baja California Sur and Morelos with a decrease of $3.32k MX (78.1%) and $2.95k MX (42.4%), respectively.

Average Salary and Workforce by Sex and Age

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Average Age 2023-Q4: 37.3, Men

At fourth quarter of 2023, the male workforce in Support Workers in Farming Activities represented the 81.4% of the employed population and women 18.6%. The male and female workforce was higher in the age group 15 to 24 years (47.7k men and 9.15k women).

The highest average salary was $5.11k MX received by men from 45 to 54 years, while the lowest average salary was $2.74k MX received by men from 15 to 24 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)

  • 6.68, Women
  • 7.65, Men

During the fourth quarter of 2023, male and female workforce in Support Workers in Farming Activities was concentrated in the educational segment with 7 to 9 years of schooling (58k men and 11.5k women).

The highest average salary was $4.55k MX received by men with 4 to 6 years of schooling, while the lowest average salary was $650 MX received by women with 7 to 9 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 Support Workers in Farming Activities in different industries and economic sectors.

At fourth quarter of 2023, the workforce was higher in Cattle Raising (99.7%), Pig Raising (0.28%), and General Public Administration (0.021%).

In the same period, the best average salaries were received in General Public Administration ($7.6k MX), Cattle Raising ($3.53k MX), and Pig Raising ($1.71k MX).

Labor Informality

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Labor Informality

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Labor Informality 2023-Q4

  • 92.5%, Support Workers in Farming Activities
  • 54.8%, Average Informality in Mexico

During the fourth quarter of 2023, the labor informality of Support Workers in Farming Activities reached a 92.5%, which implied an increase from 0.46 percentage points compared to the third quarter of 2023  (92%).

The labor informality of this occupation was higher than informality at the country level in 37.7 percentage points during the fourth quarter of 2023.

Labor Informality by State

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Greater Labor Informality: 100%, Tlaxcala

Less Labor Informality: 43.2 %, Coahuila de Zaragoza

At fourth quarter of 2023, the states with the highest rate of labor informality in Support Workers in Farming Activities were Tlaxcala (100%), Quintana Roo (100%), and Oaxaca (100%).

The states with the lowest informality rate were Morelos (62.6%), Querétaro (50.3%), and Coahuila de Zaragoza (43.2%).

Labor Informality by Age and Education

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Workforce

The workforce of Support Workers in Farming Activities during the fourth quarter of 2023 was higher in the age group with 15 to 24 years concentrating 56.8k workers of which 7.93% corresponds to formal employment (4.5k) and 92.1% to informal employment (52.3k).

Regarding the schooling years, the workforce was higher in the range with 7 to 9 years of schooling concentrating 69.4k workers of which 8.36%  corresponds to formal employment (5.8k) and 91.6% corresponds to informal employment (63.6k).