service sector (ˈsɜːvɪs ˈsɛktə)
- (economics) the sector of the economy that provides services rather than products, etc
Example Sentences Including 'service sector'
"Also due out today is the Institute of Supply Management's non-manufacturing index, which measures the health of the U. S. service sector.
Globe and Mail (2003)
And the Institute for Supply Management reported a higher-than-expected reading of activity in the service sector.
Edmonton Sun (2003)
Given the low taxation on the service sector , insurance was included in the basket of six services.
India Today (2002)
Growth in the service sector , however, will have done enough to prevent an economic contraction.
Glasgow Herald (2002)
Indeed, the greatest drag on productivity growth has come from the ever-expanding service sector.
A Conceptual View of Human Resource Management: Strategic Objectives, Environments, Functions
The headline Purchasing Managers ' Index of service sector activity rose to an eight-month high of 52.1 in February.
Times, Sunday Times (2002)
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