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Traders in Stores

Occupation (4111) - 2022-Q1

  • 2.88M, Workforce
  • $4.64k MX, Average monthly salary
  • 47.1, Average age
  • 49.2, Weekly hours worked
  • 5.87, Weekly days worked
  • 4.36%, Workforce with second job
  • 70.4%, Informal Workforce
  • 9.7, Average years of Schooling

About Traders in Stores

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The workforce of Traders in Stores during first quarter of 2022 was 2.88M people, whose salary averaged $4.64k MX working around 49.2 hours per week.

The average age of Traders in Stores was 47.1 years. The workforce was distributed in 42.1% men with an average salary of $5.63k MX and, 57.9% women with average salary of $3.92k MX.

The best average salaries received by Traders in Stores were in Sinaloa ($8.11k MX), Michoacán de Ocampo ($7.77k MX), and Coahuila de Zaragoza ($7k MX) while the workforce was larger in Estado de México (453k), Ciudad de México (234k), and Jalisco (210k).

In terms of industries, the best average salaries were in Business Support Services ($30.1k MX), Automotive Repair and Maintenance ($29.1k MX), and Printing and Related Industries ($18.6k MX), while the workforce was concentrated on Retail Trade of Groceries and Food (1.41M), Retail Trade of Textile Products, except Clothing (336k), and Retail Trade of Furniture for Home and other Household Goods (306k).

64% of the total informal workers correspond to women with an average salary of $3.43k MX and 36% to men with an average salary of $4.98k MX.

At the level of states, Oaxaca had the highest percentage of informal workers with 86.4% corresponding to 73.8k from 85.5k workers, while the state with the lowest percentage of informal workers was Querétaro with a 38.4% corresponding to 17.8k from 46.2k workers.

Workforce and Salaries Evolution

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  • 2.88M, Workforce 2022-Q1
  • $4.64k MX, Average monthly salary 2022-Q1

At first quarter of 2022, the people who worked as Traders in Stores were 2.88M being a 0.68% lower than the fourth quarter of 2021. (2.9M).

In the same period, an average salary of $4.64k MX was observed, registering an increase of 10.1%, compared to the fourth quarter of 2021 ($4.22k MX).

Workforce by State

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The states with the highest number of Traders in Stores during the first quarter of 2022 were Estado de México (453k), Ciudad de México (234k), and Jalisco (210k)

Comparing the first quarter of 2021 and the first quarter of 2022, the main positive variations occurred in Michoacán de Ocampo and Guanajuato with an increase of 27.9k (23.8%) and 27.4k (19.3%), respectively. On the other hand, the negative variations were accentuated in Baja California and Estado de México with a decrease of 27k (25.5%) and 15k (3.21%), respectively.

Salaries by State

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The states with the best average salaries for Traders in Stores during first quarter of 2022 were Sinaloa ($8.11k MX), Michoacán de Ocampo ($7.77k MX), and Coahuila de Zaragoza ($7k MX)

Comparing the first quarter of 2021 and the first quarter of 2022, the positive salary growth was higher in Michoacán de Ocampo and Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave with an increase of $1.81k MX (30.4%) and $1.4k MX (36.3%), respectively. Por otro lado, las variaciones salariales negativas se acentuaron en Baja California Sur and Querétaro with a decrease of $3.66k MX (38.1%) and $976 MX (29.8%), respectively.

Average Salary and Workforce by Sex and Age

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Average Age 2022-Q1

  • 47.1, Women
  • 47.1, Men

At first quarter of 2022, the male workforce in Traders in Stores represented the 42.1% of the employed population and women 57.9%. The male and female workforce was higher in the age group 45 to 54 years (293k men and 407k women).

The highest average salary was $7.03k MX received by men from 25 to 34 years, while the lowest average salary was $2.17k MX received by men from 75 or more years.

* The data regarding salaries have low statistical precision so it should not be used as conclusions.

Average Salary and Workforce by Gender and Schooling Years

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Average Schooling in Years (2022-Q1)

  • 9.01, Women
  • 10.6, Men

At first quarter of 2022 the male workforce in Traders in Stores was higher in the educational segment with 10 to 12 years of schooling (357k), while the female workforce was higher in the educational segment with 7 to 9 years of schooling (516k).

The highest average salary was $8.48k MX received by men with 13 to 15 years of schooling, while the lowest average salary was $2.88k MX received by women with 0 to 3 years of schooling.

* The data regarding salaries have low statistical precision so it should not be used as conclusions.

Workforce and Salaries Distribution by Industries

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The visualization shows the distribution of Traders in Stores in different industries and economic sectors.

At first quarter of 2022, the workforce was higher in Retail Trade of Groceries and Food (53.6%), Retail Trade of Textile Products, except Clothing (12.8%), and Retail Trade of Furniture for Home and other Household Goods (11.6%).

In the same period, the best average salaries were received in Business Support Services ($30.1k MX), Automotive Repair and Maintenance ($29.1k MX), and Printing and Related Industries ($18.6k MX).

Labor Informality

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Labor Informality

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Labor Informality 2022-Q1

  • 70.4%, Traders in Stores
  • 55.2%, Average Informality in Mexico

During the first quarter of 2022, the labor informality of Traders in Stores reached a 70.4%, which implied a decrease from 1.31 percentage points compared to the fourth quarter of 2021  (71.7%).

The labor informality of this occupation was higher than informality at the country level in 15.2 percentage points during the first quarter of 2022.

Labor Informality by State

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Greater Labor Informality: 86.4%, Oaxaca

Less Labor Informality: 38.4 %, Querétaro

At first quarter of 2022, the states with the highest rate of labor informality in Traders in Stores were Oaxaca (86.4%), Guerrero (85.4%), and Tabasco (81.5%).

The states with the lowest informality rate were Baja California Sur (45.7%), Zacatecas (43.3%), and Querétaro (38.4%).

Labor Informality by Age and Education

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Workforce

The workforce of Traders in Stores during the first quarter of 2022 was higher in the age group with 45 to 54 years concentrating 700k workers of which 31.4% corresponds to formal employment (220k) and 68.6% to informal employment (480k).

Regarding the schooling years, the workforce was higher in the range with 7 to 9 years of schooling concentrating 831k workers of which 24.4%  corresponds to formal employment (203k) and 75.6% corresponds to informal employment (628k).