Argentina - Primary Industries Employment

Argentina: Primary Industries Employment

Mnemonic EPRI.IARG
Unit Ths. ARS, NSAAR
Adjustments Not Seasonally Adjusted at Annual Rate
Quarterly 36.65 %
Data 2022 Q1 3,554,115,569
2021 Q4 2,600,889,378

Series Information

Source National Institute of Statistics and Censuses of the Argentine Republic (INDEC)
Release National Accounts - by Industry
Frequency Quarterly
Start Date 3/31/2004
End Date 3/31/2022

Argentina: Labor

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Primary Industries Employment 2022 Q1 3,554,115,569 2,600,889,378 Ths. ARS, NSAAR Quarterly
Unemployment Rate 2022 Q1 7 7 %, NSA Quarterly
Wage & Salaries Mar 2022 561.16 522.56 Index Oct2016=100, NSA Monthly
Labor Force 2021 Q4 13,590,421 13,517,000 #, NSA Quarterly
Total Employment 2021 Q4 12,643,582 12,404,000 #, NSA Quarterly
Unemployment 2021 Q4 946,839 1,113,000 #, NSA Quarterly
Agriculture Employment 2017 107,868 108,766 # Annual

Release Information

For Argentina, the quarterly national accounts and annual regional accounts, released by INDEC, are based on internationally accepted definitions, classifications, and accounting rules. They are developed and presented in a format designed for decision making and formulation of economic policy.

National accounts:

  • National accounts framework: UN SNA 2008 where possible, else UN SNA 1993
  • Industry classification: CIIU Rev. 3.1
  • Measurements:
    • Thousands of constant year-2004 Argentinian pesos (Ths. 2004 ARS)
    • At current prices
  • Adjustment: Not seasonally adjusted annualized rate (NSAAR)
  • Native frequency: Quarterly
  • Start date: As early as 1993Q1

Regional accounts:

  • Adjustment: Not applicable
  • Native frequency: Annual
  • Start date: 2004

Taking into account the recommendations of the UN's 2008 System of National Accounts (SNA 2008), INDEC has estimated a range of key macroeconomic aggregates, such as the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) base 2004 and the Monthly Economic Activity Estimator.

Moody's Analytics supplements

We compute seasonally adjusted (SA) counterparts to GDP(E) and GVA by industry at current and constant prices. Like the fundamentals, they are annualized (SAAR).