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  Tertiary sector of industry - Biocrawler
The tertiary sector of industry, also called the service sector or the service industry, is one of the three main industrial categories of a developed economy, the others being the secondary industry (manufacturing and primary goods production such as agriculture), and primary industry (extraction such as mining and fishing).
The service sector consists of the "soft" parts of the economy such as insurance, tourism, banking, retail and education.
Public utilities are often considered part of the tertiary sector as they provide services to people, while creating the utility's infrastructure is often considered part of the secondary sector, even though the same business may be involved in both aspects of the operation.
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  Tertiary sector of industry - ArticleWorld
The tertiary sector is often involved in distribution logistics and retailing, and industries in this sector do not effect any major changes in physical goods before reselling them to the customer.
The main challenge facing tertiary sector industries and service providers is the difficulty in determining the actual value of their work.
The size of tertiary sector industries is often seen as an indicator of economic and social development.
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  Tertiary
Tertiary period was previously one of the major divisions of the geologic timescale, from the end of the Cretaceous period about 65 million years ago to the start of the Quaternary period about 1.6 million years ago.
The Tertiary covers roughly the time span between the demise of the dinosaurs and beginning of the most recent ice age.
He subdivided the Tertiary period into four epochs according to the percentage of fossil mollusks resembling modern species found in those strata.
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 Tertiary sector of industry: Definition and Links by Encyclopedian.com
The tertiary sector of industry is also known as the service industry.
It sector includes all types of services ranging from lawyers and consultants[?] to your local hairdresser[?] (tourism is also a major branch).
Public utilities are often considered part of the tertiary sector as they provide services to people, while the creating the utility's infrastructure is often considered part of the secondary sector, even thought the same business may be involved in both aspects of the operation.
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  Delivered Energy Consumption Projection by Industry in the Annual Energy Outlook 2002
These industries are projected to grow more slowly than the total industrial sector (Table 7), with the average growth for the group (1.2 percent) projected at less than half the rate of the industrial sector total (2.6 percent).
All of these industries are projected to grow more slowly than the total industrial sector, with the average growth for the group projected at 1.7 percent per year between 2000 and 2020, compared with 2.6 percent for the industrial sector total (Table 28).
All the industry groups in the industrial sector are projected to decrease their delivered energy consumption per unit of output, except for the petroleum refining and oil and gas extraction industries (Figure 36).
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 Industry
Industries, the countries they reside in, and the economies of those countries are interlinked in a complex web that may be hard to understand at first glance.
Industry in the second sense became a key sector of production in European and North American countries during the Industrial Revolution, which upset previous mercantile and feudal economies through many successive rapid advances in technology, such as the development of steam engines, power looms, and advances in large scale steel and coal production.
The primary sector of industry is agriculture, mining and raw material extraction.
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 Industry industry - Url   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Industrial revolution led to significant increases in efficiency, lowering the cost of the former is the decline in carriage manufacturing when the automobile was mass-produced.
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In an industrial society, industry employs a major part of the change url former is the decline in carriage manufacturing when the automobile was mass-produced.
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 World Industries, World Industry, World Industry Directory, Insurance Industry, Mortgage Industry, Finance Industry, ...
Industry Types are concerned with the different industries present in the economy.
Tertiary Industry :- The industries that provides various forms of service to the consumers are known as tertiary industries.
Traveling industry is one of the most fast rising tertiary industry.
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 Tertiary sector of industry
The service sector or the service industry, is one of the three main industrial categories of a developed economy, the others being the secondary industry (manufacturing and primary goods production such as agriculture), and primary industry (extraction such as mining and fishing).
The service sector consists of the "soft" parts of the economy such as insurance, tourism, banking, retail and education.
Public utilities are often considered part of the tertiary sector as they provide services to people, while creating the utility's infrastructure is often considered part of the secondary sector, even though the same business may be involved in both aspects of the operation.
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 Education Counts: Publications: Profile & Trends: New Zealand's Tertiary Education Sector 2000   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Students involved in industry training and transition programmes are often taught by providers such as polytechnics and private training establishments, and statistics about these students are included in the data for relevant tertiary education providers.
While these are important aspects of the tertiary education sector, the quality and quantity of data available for analysis generally favour the institutional rather than the non-institutional parts of the sector.
The number of students in the tertiary education sector as a whole continued to grow in 2000, with the number of formally enrolled students rising by 4.2 percent since the previous year.
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 Medline Industry   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Industry - An industry is generally any grouping of businesses that share a common method of generating profits, such as the "music industry", the "automobile industry", or the "cattle industry".
In general, heavy industry is viewed as more capital intensive, as requiring a larger fixed facility, and as having a larger environmental impact than light industry.
Tertiary sector of industry - The tertiary sector of industry (also known as the service sector or the service industry) is one of the three main industrial categories of a developed economy, the others being the secondary industry (manufacturing), and primary industry (extraction such as mining, agriculture and fishing).
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 industry
Industry began in its present form during the 1800s, aided by technological advances, and it has continued to develop to this day.
Following the Industrial Revolution, perhaps a third of the world`s economic output is derived from manufacturing industries—more than agriculture`s share.In economics and urban planning, industrial is a type of land use and economic activity involved with manufacturing and production.
This is manifested by an increase in the service sector at the expense of manufacturing, and the development of an information-based economy, the so-called informational revolution.
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 Home Page - TEC
The Tertiary Education Commission (TEC) is responsible for leading the government's relationship with the tertiary education sector, and for policy development and implementation.
Implementation of the tertiary education reforms is well underway, with the release of the Investment Guidance document to guide the development and provision of tertiary education in New Zealand.
Industry Training is designed to give New Zealand's workforce the skills and knowledge needed for our industry to gain a competitive edge.
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 Sector of Industry, Industry Sector.
Major businesses in this sector include agriculture, agribusiness, fishing, forestry and all mining and quarrying industries.The manufacturing industries that aggregate, pack, package, purify or process the raw materials close to the primary producers are normally considered part of this sector, especially if the raw material is unsuitable for sale or difficult to transport long distances.
This sector of industry generally takes the output of the primary sector and manufactures finished goods or products to a point where they are suitable for use by other businesses, for export, or sale to domestic consumers.
Quaternary sector of industry is the sector of industry including the intellectual services - research, development, and information.
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 North American Industry Classification System (NAICS)
An industry consists of a group of establishments primarily engaged in producing or handling the same product or group of products or in rendering the same services.
Industry definitions used in BLS programs come from the 1987 Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) Manual.
Five sectors are mainly goods-producing sectors and fifteen are entirely services-producing sectors.
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 2nd National Communication
In the 1970-1995 period, the only sector that has reduced its energy demand is the industrial sector that has been mostly affected by the energy crises of the last two decades and the recession of the last 5 years.
Regarding the domestic and tertiary sector, the improving standards of living resulted in higher levels of heating and recently of cooling, while the increase in the number of dwelling units in a rise in the ownership of home electric appliances.
Regarding the former, the most important measures concern the sector of electricity generation and are the introduction of natural gas, the modernisation of the existing system, the development of cogeneration units in existing and planned power stations and the large-scale exploitation of renewable energy sources.
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 National Tertiary Education Taskforce
The discussion paper with its extensive appendices constitutes an important documentation of many of the problems that beset the tertiary education sector, and in particular, we agree that interaction between the tertiary sector and industry is currently on an ad hoc basis.
Such an improved interaction should facilitate exchange programmes of staff between the tertiary education sector, government agencies and the minerals industry, in order that each is better informed about the requirements of the other, and also the student placement programmes in the minerals industry, that are a valuable component of minerals-related tertiary education.
Although we recognise the right of the MCA to focus its resources in minerals-related tertiary geoscience education, government funds and tertiary sector resources in the geosciences should not be focused exclusively in minerals-related areas.
www.aig.asn.au /agc/ntedusub.html   (2014 words)

  
 GEO 260 - Third World Development
Private sector - that part of an economy whose activites are under the control and direction of nongovernmental economic units such as households or firms.
Public sector - that portion of an economy whose activities (economic and noneconomic) are under the control and direction of the state.
In part the changing structure of industry is influenced by available technology which redefines the nature of jobs performed, skills required and the training and qualifications needed.
www.uky.edu /AS/Courses/GEO260/glossary_global.html   (1638 words)

  
 Design Institute of Australia - The Design Industry > Reports
Industrial designers should consider that they are often displacing previous workers in industry such as engineers, tradesmen and draftspersons rather than occupying newly created positions.
Designers’ concerns about tertiary education output and the level of competition are stark indicators that the general promotion of design drives the supply side of the industry much faster than the customer demand side.
As a sector it has stronger linkages with other sectors, is best at transferring new technologies to the economy, and is central to transferring support skills (management and technology skills) to other sectors of the community including the services sector.
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 BBC - GCSE Bitesize - Geography | Economic | Tertiary and quaternary industry
The quaternary sector is sometimes included with the tertiary sector, as they are both service sectors.
Between them, the tertiary and quaternary sectors are the largest part of the UK economy, employing 76% of the workforce.
Physical inputs - in primary industries this is sun, soil, water; in secondary industries this is raw materials (such as cotton for textiles or metal for cars); 2.
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 Primary sector of industry
The Primary sector of industry generally involves the conversion of natural resources into primary products.
Most products from this sector are considered commodities or raw materials for other industries.
Downstream manufacturing industries that agregate, pack, package, purify or process the raw materials close to the primary producers are normally considered part of this sector, especially if the raw material is unsuitable for sale or difficult to transport long distances.
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 Myriad Industry   (Site not responding. Last check: )
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Industry - An industry is generally any grouping of businesses that share a common method of generating profits, such as the "movie industry", the "automobile industry", or the "cattle industry".
Tertiary sector of industry - The service sector or the service industry, is one of the three main industrial categories of a developed economy, the others being the secondary industry (manufacturing and primary goods production such as agriculture), and primary industry (extraction such as mining and fishing).
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 Manufacturing - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
Manufacturing, a branch of industry, is the application of tools and a processing medium to the transformation of raw materials into finished goods for sale.
The manufacturing sector is closely connected with engineering.
According to some unorthodox economists, manufacturing is a wealth producing sector of an economy, whereas a service sector tends to be wealth consuming.
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 Education Counts: Publications: Profile & Trends: New Zealand's Tertiary Education Sector 2004   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The report is a summary of important characteristics and overall performance of the tertiary education sector in 2004.
This reinforces the need for government's new emphasis for tertiary education - having made substantial gains in participation, it is time to focus attention on the value of that participation - through a renewed emphasis on the quality and relevance of tertiary education.
The evidence in the report shows that the sector's research is increasingly being used by businesses as the connections between the universities and industry are strengthened.
www.educationcounts.edcentre.govt.nz /publications/tertiary/tes-2004.html   (1360 words)

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