The majority of the people in Singapore work in manufacturing, commerce and the service sectors. A total of 11.5% of the workforce are professional or technical workers; by that I mean people like accountants, engineers and lawyers. A further 7% are employed in administrative jobs. These are executives and managers, supervisors and so on. 15.5% of the workforce have have clerical or office jobs. That's not only office clerks, but also secretaries, typists and receptionists. Just over a third of all jobs are in production, 36% to be exact. The remaining 30% work in other fields, such as sales.