300k jobs lost under Duterte

Features Philippines Sep 28, 2018 at 3:26 pm

300k-jobsJob creation in the rest of the economy was not enough to compensate for the huge job losses especially in agriculture. There were gross job losses of 2.2 million between July 2016 and July 2018 but only 1.9 million in gross job creation, hence the 295,000 drop in the number of employed.

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