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Table 2 Shares of different types of employment by sector in %, 2010. (Source: Federal Statistical Office)

From: Not so standard anymore? Employment duality in GermanyVom Normalarbeitsverhältnis zu atypischen Verträgen? Die Dualisierung des deutschen Arbeitsmarktes

  Self-employed without employees Self-employed with employees Standard employment relationship Fixed-term contract Part-time employment Marginal employment Temporary agency work
Private households 5.8 0.5 12.5 4.8 65.4 51.0 0.0
Other economic activities 6.9 4.5 42.6 14.1 21.6 14.7 10.6
Agriculture and forestry 21.0 13.3 30.1 4.7 6.0 4.9 0.0
Accommodation and food service activities 4.2 10.5 39.1 8.8 21.7 15.3 0.9
Arts, entertainment and recreation activities; other services 17.7 5.7 38.9 9.0 17.4 10.8 0.8
Professional, scientific and technical activities 16.8 10.6 45.3 4.9 10.3 3.8 0.6
Human health and social work activities 3.6 4.5 53.7 10.1 18.5 7.6 0.6
Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles 5.0 5.7 54.3 6.2 17.6 9.6 1.1
Education 4.9 0.8 56.6 12.9 15.0 4.5 0.5
Information and communication activities 10.7 3.3 59.2 5.2 8.7 4.9 0.8
Construction 8.7 9.0 61.2 4.3 6.2 3.4 1.4
Financial and insurance activities; real estate activities 7.7 4.9 64.5 3.0 11.3 3.3 1.3
Real estate activities 2.0 2.2 49.2 4.9 7.2 3.9 1.2
Mining and quarrying 1.4 2.2 75.6 4.9 5.6 3.1 3.2
Energy, water, waste management 1.4 1.1 78.1 6.1 3.7 1.8 4.8
Public administration, defense, social security 0.0 0.0 73.3 5.9 8.3 2.2 0.5