The Different Sector

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Primary Sector

This sectoin of the economy produces raw materials such as food crop, timber or minerals. Occupations in fishing , farming, forestry and mining are all examples of primary economic activities.

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Secondary Sector

The secondary sector is involved in processing and manufacturing. Food processing, the textiles and clothing industries and manufacture of microchips are all examples of secondary occupation.

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Tertiary Sector

This section provides services to other industries or to individual consumers like you and me. Employment in a school, shop, office are all examples of that answer and tertiary occupation.

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