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Review of the regional labor marker of Greenland: main economic branches and number of employed workers
Khusyainov Timur Maratovich

Undergraduate, Department of General Sociology and Social Work, Lobachevsky State University of Nizhny Novgorod

603000, Russia, Nizhegorodskaya oblast', g. Nizhnii Novgorod, per. Universitetskii, 7, kab. 213





The object of this research is the regional labor market of Greenland. An attempt is made to analyze the state of the labor market of Greenland in accordance with the data of 2015. The author examines and compares the key branches of national economy and the number of the employed. Separate attention is given to the differences in distribution of workers based on the industry of the economy between the four municipalities of Greenland. In addition, the author considers the territorial distinctions of each municipality and determines the leading industries within. The key method of research lies in the statistical analysis of the data of StatBank Greenland, as well as examination of Denmark’s legislation and the regional normative legal acts of Greenland. Having examined the regional labor market of the autonomous country of Greenland, the author makes a conclusion of the importance of such sectors as public administration and services; fishing, hunting and agriculture; and trade. The author emphasizes the differentiation in economic spheres between the municipalities; each of them has its peculiarities depending of the climatic, geographical, and socioeconomic factors.

Keywords: economic sectors, labor, regional labor market, employment, labor market, Greenland, employment rate, regional differences, workers, labor resources



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