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WORKERS IN SEASONAL EMPLOYMENT

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Definition:
Workers in seasonal employment are workers who hold implicit or explicit contracts of employment where the timing and duration of the contract is significantly influenced by seasonal factors such as the climatic cycle, public holidays and/or agricultural harvests. These workers may be classified as employees or own-account workers according to the specific characteristics of the employment contract.

Source Publication:
International Labour Organization (ILO) Resolutions Concerning International Classification of Status in Employment Adopted by the 15th International Conference of Labour Statisticians, January 1993, para. 14(g)).

Hyperlink:
http://www.ilo.org/public/english/bureau/stat/res/index.htm

Statistical Theme: Labour statistics

Created on Tuesday, September 25, 2001

Last updated on Monday, November 19, 2001