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EMPLOYMENT (IN RAILWAY ENTERPRISES)

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French Equivalent: Emploi (transports ferroviaires)

Definition:
Average number of persons working during the given period in a railway enterprise, as well as persons working outside the enterprise but who belong to it and are directly paid by it.

Context:
Statistics should include the staff employed for performing all principal and ancillary activities of the enterprise (railway operation, renewal, new construction, road and shipping services, electricity generation, hotels and restaurants etc.).

Source Publication:
Glossary for Transport Statistics, prepared by the Intersecretariat Working Group on Transport Statistics – Eurostat, European Conference of Ministers of Transport (ECMT), United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE).

Statistical Theme: Transport statistics

Created on Tuesday, June 18, 2002

Last updated on Monday, April 28, 2003