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Table 6 Percentage of Mexican EAP by economic activity

From: Economic behavior of indigenous peoples: the Mexican case

  Total Rural Rural (6 States)
  Non-indigenous Indigenous Non-indigenous Indigenous Non-indigenous Indigenous
Primary sector 11.1 44.1 32.8 59.9 58.2 74.7
Corn and bean crops 2.5 23.9 8.0 33.0 25.3 52.4
 Commercial crops 4.1 10.7 12.0 14.3 19.2 13.9
Land workers 4.5 9.5 12.8 12.6 13.7 8.4
Secondary sector 41.5 28.4 34.0 22.5 20.4 14.7
Crafts 2.3 4.7 2.4 5.2 2.0 3.6
 Construction 7.0 8.8 9.6 8.0 6.8 5.5
Other 32.2 14.9 22.0 9.3 11.6 5.6
Tertiary sector 47.4 27.5 33.2 17.6 21.4 10.7
Trade 11.4 7.4 9.4 5.2 6.2 3.3
Other 36.0 20.1 23.8 12.4 15.2 7.4
Total 100 100 100 100 100 100
  1. Source: INEGI 2010