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The total IT Software and Services employment is estimated to touch 2.20 million in 2008-09, as compared to 0.52 million in 2001-02. This represents a net addition of 1.68 million to the industry employee base since 2001-02. The indirect employment attributed by the sector is estimated to about 8.0 million in 2008-09. This translates to the creation of about 10.20 million job opportunities attributed to the growth of this sector.
IT-ITeS Exports constitute the major source of employment for employment in this industry and its share has increased over the years. The share of IT-ITeS Exports segment in total employment of the IT Software & Services Industry has grown from 52.9% in 2001-02 to 77.6% in 2008-09 whereas, the share of domestic market in total employment of the IT Software & Services Industry has declined from 47.1% in 2001-02 to 22.6% in 2008-09.
Employment in IT-ITeS Industry
|Year/ Item||2001- 02||2002- 03||2003- 04||2004- 05||2005- 06||2006- 07||2007- 08||2008- 09|
|IT Services & Exports||0.17||0.21||0.30||0.39||0.51||0.69||0.86||0.92|