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Table 2 Employment and value-added growth rates by industry and region

From: Job creation and trade in manufactures: industry-level analysis across countries

  Low technology Medium technology High technology
1990–1999 2000–2008 1990–1999 2000–2008 1990–1999 2000–2008
LAC −0.46 0.56 1.10 1.64 0.17 0.85
  1.42 3.20 0.54 4.29 2.56 8.19
SSA 2.40 2.89 −1.75 5.18 28.53 8.56
  6.87 3.64 4.91 0.65 3.76 1.54
MENA 2.18 0.70 5.88 3.72 16.33 9.27
  2.16 4.99 0.49 8.25 3.24 7.47
ASIA −3.99 0.65 0.63 4.26 4.06 7.24
  3.50 0.64 6.26 1.69 14.81 2.66
CEE −2.55 −2.94 −2.59 1.24 −5.42 2.96
 4.87 6.35 1.00 10.34 8.90 7.09
OECD −2.36 −2.83 −0.33 −0.75 0.11 1.90
  0.13 1.59 4.46 0.62 5.16 2.53
  1. Source: UNIDO INDSTAT4
  2. Note: The top number in each cell is employment growth rate while the bottom number in italics is value-added growth rate