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Table 4 Key sector analysis in terms of labor income, not weighted by sector size

From: Key Sectors of the Namibian Economy

Sector Backward multiplier Backward coefficient of variation Forward multiplier Forward coefficient of variation
Commercial agriculture: Cereal crops 0.5637 0.9876 0.1959 0.9021
Commercial agriculture: Other crops 0.6553 0.9817 0.4261 1.2346
Commercial agriculture: Animal products 0.4650 0.8857 0.3779 0.9498
Traditional agriculture * 2.7414 1.6357 2.3457 1.6503
Fishing * 1.2385 1.2699 1.0070 1.3595
Mining 0.9947 1.1247 0.8695 1.1102
Meat processing 0.6759 0.6670 0.1634 1.1634
Fish processing 1.1219 0.9518 0.4501 1.6452
Grain milling 0.6514 0.8256 0.3049 1.1881
Manufacture of beverages and other food processing 0.7286 0.8026 0.4916 0.6165
Manufacture of textiles 0.5955 0.9134 0.5331 0.7805
Manufacture of wood products and furniture 1.0698 0.9306 0.8651 0.9100
Manufacture of paper, printing and publishing * 1.3708 1.0902 1.7301 0.8848
Manufacture of chemicals, rubber and plastic 0.8728 0.9269 1.4512 0.4969
Manufacture of other non-metallic mineral products 1.0224 0.7876 0.4534 1.1775
Manufacture of basic metals 1.0283 0.7827 0.3985 1.5769
Manufacture of fabricated metal products and machinery 0.9280 1.0414 1.7488 0.4787
Electricity 0.9304 1.4891 1.1905 1.0177
Water 0.9276 1.3372 0.8591 1.2485
Construction 0.8914 0.6208 0.2963 1.0943
Trade and repairs 1.1747 1.3051 0.9902 1.3309
Hotels and restaurants 0.7569 0.9159 0.4898 1.2105
Transport * 1.1674 1.0728 2.6019 0.7977
Communication 0.9721 1.2245 1.9467 0.8795
Finance and insurance 0.8571 0.7140 1.9054 0.8630
Market real estate and business services 0.5878 0.9368 2.9077 0.7911
Other private social services 1.8576 1.2998 1.4129 1.4757
Government services * 2.1877 1.5479 1.8195 1.6083
  1. *Key sectors are highlighted in bold