Tertiary sector of the economy
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The tertiary sector or service sector is the third of the three
The service sector consists of the production of
The tertiary sector of industry involves the provision of services to other businesses as well as final consumers. Services may involve the
It is sometimes hard to define whether a given company is part and parcel of the secondary or tertiary sector. And it is not only companies that have been classified as part of that sector in some schemes; government and its services such as police or military, and non-profit organizations such as charities or research associations can also be seen as part of that sector.
In order to classify a business as a service, one can use classification systems such as the
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