Employed by professional status, sex and quarter
According to the International Labour Organisation’s definition employed persons are all persons who during the reference week did any work for cash payment or compensation in goods or services.
Self-employed persons with a business, farm or those who are undergoing professional practice are also considered as employed.
The number of employed includes also those persons who are working to produce goods for own consumption or sale.
Persons, who are in temporary absence from work due to the prenatal or maternity leave, as well as due to the childcare leave are classified as employed, if after the end of the leave their return to the previous work is guaranteed.