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Workers in the Cultivation of Fruit

Occupation (6114) - 2024-Q1

  • 552k, Workforce
  • $5.64k MX, Average monthly salary
  • 42.6, Average age
  • 35.9, Weekly hours worked
  • 5.1, Weekly days worked
  • 9.28%, Workforce with second job
  • 72.8%, Informal Workforce
  • 7.15, Average years of Schooling

About Workers in the Cultivation of Fruit

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The workforce of Workers in the Cultivation of Fruit during first quarter of 2024 was 552k people, whose salary averaged $5.64k MX working around 35.9 hours per week.

The average age of Workers in the Cultivation of Fruit was 42.6 years. The workforce was distributed in 77.8% men with an average salary of $5.78k MX and, 22.2% women with average salary of $5.16k MX.

The best average salaries received by Workers in the Cultivation of Fruit were in Tabasco ($8.09k MX), Baja California Sur ($7.74k MX), and Sonora ($7.64k MX) while the workforce was larger in Michoacán de Ocampo (181k), Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave (88.1k), and Jalisco (30.5k).

In terms of industries, the best average salaries were in Cattle Raising ($6k MX), General Public Administration ($6k MX), and Retail Trade of Groceries and Food ($5.16k MX), while the workforce was concentrated on Retail Trade of Household Furniture and other Household Goods (1.96k), General Public Administration (28.9%), and Retail Trade of Groceries and Food (522).

24.1% of the total informal workers correspond to women with an average salary of $4.76k MX and 75.9% to men with an average salary of $5.68k MX.

At the level of states, Zacatecas had the highest percentage of informal workers with 100% corresponding to 603 from 603 workers, while the state with the lowest percentage of informal workers was Nuevo León with a 30.8% corresponding to 1.53k from 4.96k workers.

Workforce and Salaries Evolution

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  • 552k, Workforce 2024-Q1
  • $5.64k MX, Average monthly salary 2024-Q1

At first quarter of 2024, the people who worked as Workers in the Cultivation of Fruit were 552k being a 18.1% higher than the fourth quarter of 2023. (468k).

In the same period, an average salary of $5.64k MX was observed, registering a drop of 0.076%, compared to the fourth quarter of 2023 ($5.65k MX).

Workforce by State

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The states with the highest number of Workers in the Cultivation of Fruit during the first quarter of 2024 were Michoacán de Ocampo (181k), Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave (88.1k), and Jalisco (30.5k)

Comparing the first quarter of 2021 and the first quarter of 2024, the main positive variations occurred in Michoacán de Ocampo and Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave with an increase of 31.8k (21.3%) and 29.6k (50.5%), respectively. On the other hand, the negative variations were accentuated in Durango and Jalisco with a decrease of 6.56k (63%) and 5.37k (15%), respectively.

Salaries by State

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The states with the best average salaries for Workers in the Cultivation of Fruit during first quarter of 2024 were Tabasco ($8.09k MX), Baja California Sur ($7.74k MX), and Sonora ($7.64k MX)

Comparing the first quarter of 2021 and the first quarter of 2024, the positive salary growth was higher in Hidalgo and Tabasco with an increase of $4.12k MX (320%) and $3.68k MX (83.4%), respectively. Por otro lado, las variaciones salariales negativas se acentuaron en Chiapas and Quintana Roo with a decrease of $3.95k MX (41.8%) and $3.37k MX (54.8%), respectively.

Average Salary and Workforce by Sex and Age

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Average Age 2024-Q1

  • 38.5, Women
  • 43.8, Men

At first quarter of 2024, the male workforce in Workers in the Cultivation of Fruit represented the 77.8% of the employed population and women 22.2%. The male workforce was higher in the age group of 25 to 34 years (78.2k), while the female workforce was higher in the age group of 35 to 44 years (33k).

The highest average salary was $7.96k MX received by men from 25 to 34 years, while the lowest average salary was $3.02k MX received by men 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

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Average Schooling in Years (2024-Q1)

  • 6.8, Women
  • 7.24, Men

At first quarter of 2024 the male workforce in Workers in the Cultivation of Fruit was higher in the educational segment with 7 to 9 years of schooling (136k), while the female workforce was higher in the educational segment with 4 to 6 years of schooling (46.8k).

The highest average salary was $6.87k MX received by men with 7 to 9 years of schooling, while the lowest average salary was $4.61k MX received by men with 16 to 18 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 Workers in the Cultivation of Fruit in different industries and economic sectors.

At first quarter of 2024, the workforce was higher in Retail Trade of Household Furniture and other Household Goods (47.8%), General Public Administration (28.9%), and Retail Trade of Groceries and Food (12.7%).

In the same period, the best average salaries were received in Cattle Raising ($6k MX), General Public Administration ($6k MX), and Retail Trade of Groceries and Food ($5.16k MX).

Labor Informality

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Labor Informality

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Labor Informality 2024-Q1

  • 72.8%, Workers in the Cultivation of Fruit
  • 54.3%, Average Informality in Mexico

During the first quarter of 2024, the labor informality of Workers in the Cultivation of Fruit reached a 72.8%, which implied a decrease from 7.25 percentage points compared to the fourth quarter of 2023  (80%).

The labor informality of this occupation was higher than informality at the country level in 18.4 percentage points during the first quarter of 2024.

Labor Informality by State

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Greater Labor Informality: 100%, Zacatecas

Less Labor Informality: 30.8 %, Nuevo León

At first quarter of 2024, the states with the highest rate of labor informality in Workers in the Cultivation of Fruit were Zacatecas (100%), Sonora (100%), and Querétaro (100%).

The states with the lowest informality rate were Puebla (47.9%), Coahuila de Zaragoza (47.7%), and Nuevo León (30.8%).

Labor Informality by Age and Education

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Workforce

The workforce of Workers in the Cultivation of Fruit during the first quarter of 2024 was higher in the age group with 35 to 44 years concentrating 104k workers of which 34.2% corresponds to formal employment (35.7k) and 65.8% to informal employment (68.6k).

Regarding the schooling years, the workforce was higher in the range with 7 to 9 years of schooling concentrating 176k workers of which 30.1%  corresponds to formal employment (52.9k) and 69.9% corresponds to informal employment (123k).