Table 5.1 : PERMANENT EMPLOYEES OF CIVIL SERVICE, BY SECTOR, 2008
  Republic Male' Atolls
Sectors cscnijed cnehirif cnehcnwa cscnijed cnehirif cnehcnwa cscnijed cnehirif cnehcnwa
  Both sexes Male  Female Both sexes Male  Female Both sexes Male  Female
Total         24,138         11,507         12,631         12,765           6,300           6,465         11,373           5,207           6,166
Commerce              924              615              309              924              615              309                  -     -    - 
Education           8,235           2,869           5,366           2,875              697           2,178           5,360           2,172           3,188
Electricity & Water                 25                 12                 13                 25                 12                 13                  -     -    - 
Fisheries & Agriculture              184              109                 75              184              109                 75                  -     -    - 
Health & Welfare           4,875           1,561           3,314           1,584              505           1,079           3,291           1,056           2,235
Services           9,197           5,763           3,434           6,475           3,784           2,691           2,722           1,979              743
Tourism                 28                 15                 13                 28                 15                 13                  -     -    - 
Transport & Communication              670              563              107              670              563              107                  -     -    - 
Sources: Civil Service Commision