Social Economy Satellite Account
Social Economy responsible for 2,8% of the National Gross Value Added-2010
27 December 2012
In 2010, Social Economy stood for 2.8% of national Gross Value Added (GVA), 4.7% of total employment and 5.5% of paid employment. Compensation of employees paid by Social Economy represented 4.6% of the total compensation of employees, being the average compensation paid in this sector just over 4/5 of the average compensation in the economy.
This sector was composed by around 55 thousand units, distributed by a diverse set of activities. Among these activities, social action and solidarity services stood out by their relative weight in the Social Economy GVA, exceeding 40%.