20.7% of the population of Santa Cruz dedicated to commerce

According to the results of the Continuous Employment Survey (ECE), which depends on the National Institute of Statistics (INE), in the second quarter of 2020, 20.7% of the total working population of Santa Cruz is employed in commerce. It is followed by manufacturing industry with 14.9%; transportation and storage with 11.2%; lodging, services and meals with 10.0%; education services with 5.9%; agriculture, livestock, hunting and fishing, and forestry with 5.1%. The remaining 23.6% corresponds to other branches of economic activity. The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of Santa Cruz was 12.18 billion dollars until 2019.

Source: El Deber