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primary sector

the part of the economy concerned with the extraction of raw materials and the provision of agricultural crops and animal produce. The primary sector, together with the INDUSTRIAL SECTOR and the SERVICE SECTOR, form an inter-locking chain of economic activities that constitute a modern economy. See STRUCTURE OF INDUSTRY.
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The employment in the rural primary sector is already saturated and the surplus labour is migrating to the cities where they again have to do manual works such as construction of buildings, roads, drainages, running hired cycle rickshaws, loading and unloading etc.
Aiming to support teacher-educators for their sessions with modern language (ML) specialists as well as experienced teachers who have a modern language teaching or coordination role and want to discuss objectives, approaches, and materials, Hood and Tobutt offer a full introduction to the planning, teaching, and assessment of modern language teaching in the primary sector, and demonstrate how language can play a full part in the whole curriculum in this updated and expanded second edition.
9 indicators divided in two categories: job insecurity--share of female population in the total county's population, proportion of population located in rural areas, the share of employment in primary sector of activity, unemployment rate, percentage of unemployed from the private sector in total unemployment, economic dependency ratio, vulnerability of county/ area at crisis; and social protection--gross average expenditure for unemployed social protection and monthly average of the social insurance state pension (Patache et al, 2012: 127);
According to a study by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), fisheries and aquaculture in Panama generate the greatest contribution to the primary sector representing 74.
According to the final evaluation report, the Ministry of Health (MoH) is expecting the primary sector to take a greater role in identifying MH&A issues and in providing early interventions.
UAE officials carefully monitored the country's rapid developments, with tourism now a primary sector.
In essence commerce, the primary field of the tertiary sector, is wrapped up in the administration of the primary sector, and industrialisation takes the back seat.
The primary sector would make a value added down 3.
He said: "Wirral Council are to be congratulated for investing in its special school and primary sector.
While oil and gas remains the primary sector in both Kuwait and Iraq, banking, financial services, logistics, telecommunications and construction have all posted strong growth in these countries over the past three to four years," said Shaheen Haque, Territory Manager, Middle East and Turkey, Interactive Intelligence.
The banks' were assessed based on their performance in areas that included credit deposit ratio, primary sector lending, agriculture sector lending etc.
These figures show that sick days among teachers in the 2010 and 2011 school year come in at a lower rate than the 2009 figures for the public service as a whole - an average of eight days per year for the primary sector and almost six days at secondlevel.

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