Informal sector

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  • Informal Sector
    • that part of the economy where jobs are created by people to try to get an income and which are not recognised in official figures
    • 1) pace of rural-urban migration to fast to allow time needed to build proper houses and for economy to provide jobs
    • 2) people find unoccupied areas of land and begin to build their own makeshift shelters
    • 3) as there are few official jobs availiable, people create their own enployment
      • selling items, making and repairing things, cleaners, gardeners, taking in laundry

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