Victor is able to get work only for two hours in a day. Rest of the day, he is looking for work. Is he unemployed? Why? What kind of jobs could persons like Victor is doing? | Learn NCERT solution | Education portal Class 11 Indian Economic Development | Study online Unit-7 Employment: Growth, Informalisation and Other Issues



Q.19:- Victor is able to get work only for two hours in a day. Rest of the day, he is looking for work. Is he unemployed? Why? What kind of jobs could persons like Victor is doing?

 

Answer



Yes, victor is an unemployed worker because he is not working to his full capacity. An employed person works 6-8 hours daily. Victor could do jobs that are part time in nature like dropping news papers, working in a restaurant, delivering couriers, bank tellers, etc.