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Table 3 Caste and religion by occupation

From: The informal labour market in India: transitory or permanent employment for migrants?

  Brahmin High caste OBC Dalit Adivasi Muslim Sikh, Jain Christian Total
Professions, Technical and Related Workers 195 280 245 105 49 72 27 22 995
Administrative, Executive and Managerial Workers 135 357 427 147 28 243 35 27 1,399
Clerical and Related Workers 188 329 361 191 50 84 23 24 1,250
Sale Workers 190 746 765 235 52 445 97 21 2,551
Service Workers 71 172 210 248 44 87 11 18 861
Production, Transport and Labourers 159 551 1,236 799 141 732 41 67 3,726
Missing 137 302 349 178 39 197 22 50 1,274
Total 1,075 2,737 3,593 1,903 403 1,860 256 229 12,056
  1. Source: India Human Development Survey.