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women-owned establishment

Refers at least 51 per cent and above of the equity held by a woman/women OR largest shareholders are women and esablishment run by woman OR the managing Director or Chief Executive Officer is a woman that owns at least 10 per cent of the equity.

Source : Manufacturing
Source Detail : Economic Census
working age

Working age refers to those who are between 15 to 64 years age group (in completed years at last birthday) during the reference week, and who are either in labour force or outside the labour force.

Source : Social Indicators
Source Detail : Key Indicator Of the Labour Market
working proprietors and active business partners

This category refers to all individual proprietors and partners, part-time or full-time, who work actively in the establishment. It therefore excludes silent and inactive partners.

Source : General
Source Detail : Economic Census