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Self-employment

Analysing self-employment around the world through time and countries

195
Countries
in scope
44.99%
Global Self-employment
1991
40.08%
Global Self-employment
2019
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Global Self-employment Evolution

Between 1991 and 2019, self-employment decreased from 44.99% to 40.08%

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Outliers

The 10 countries with the highest share of self-employment

The 10 countries with the lowest share of self-employment

Self-employment around the world

Self-employment of 195 countries around the world

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Data by country

Explore the data for all 195 countries

Country Self-employment %
Afghanistan 82.2
Albania 54.3
Algeria 32.3
Andorra 0.0
Angola 78.5
Antigua and Barbuda 0.0
Argentina 26.5
Armenia 34.0
Australia 16.6
Austria 12.2
Azerbaijan 67.8
Bahrain 2.7
Bangladesh 59.3
Barbados 17.4
Belarus 4.3
Belgium 14.2
Belize 34.1
Benin 88.1
Bhutan 72.1
Bolivia 68.2
Bosnia and Herzegovina 24.9
Botswana 23.9
Brazil 33.1
Brunei 9.0
Bulgaria 10.8
Burkina Faso 85.7
Burundi 85.8
Cabo Verde 31.8
Cambodia 47.0
Cameroon 74.4
Canada 15.2
Central African Republic 93.2
Chad 92.6
Chile 27.2
China 44.7
Colombia 49.6
Comoros 58.4
Congo 78.4
Costa Rica 26.6
Croatia 12.4
Cuba 27.7
Cyprus 13.6
Czech Republic 16.8
Côte d'Ivoire 70.9
Dem. People's Rep. Korea 87.2
Dem. Rep. Congo 79.5
Denmark 8.3
Djibouti 34.5
Dominica 0.0
Dominican Republic 41.8
Ecuador 51.2
Egypt 30.4
El Salvador 39.1
Equatorial Guinea 88.4
Eritrea 86.2
Estonia 11.0
Eswatini 35.0
Ethiopia 84.2
Fiji 42.6
Finland 13.5
France 12.1
Gabon 33.1
Georgia 49.7
Germany 9.6
Ghana 72.2
Greece 31.9
Grenada 0.0
Guatemala 39.2
Guinea 91.9
Guinea-Bissau 81.3
Guyana 34.4
Haiti 73.5
Holy See 0.0
Honduras 50.2
Hungary 10.8
Iceland 11.9
India 75.8
Indonesia 51.8
Iran 47.2
Iraq 22.5
Ireland 14.4
Israel 12.3
Italy 22.7
Jamaica 39.5
Japan 10.1
Jordan 13.9
Kazakhstan 23.5
Kenya 49.3
Kiribati 0.0
Korea 24.6
Kuwait 1.8
Kyrgyz Republic 32.7
Lao PDR 74.7
Latvia 11.6
Lebanon 37.5
Lesotho 47.1
Liberia 78.8
Libya 38.3
Liechtenstein 0.0
Lithuania 11.7
Luxembourg 8.7
Madagascar 87.8
Malawi 62.1
Malaysia 27.4
Maldives 23.0
Mali 80.4
Malta 15.7
Marshall Islands 0.0
Mauritania 56.2
Mauritius 19.5
Mexico 32.0
Micronesia 0.0
Moldova 31.0
Monaco 0.0
Mongolia 48.5
Montenegro 20.6
Morocco 48.6
Mozambique 84.3
Myanmar 64.9
Namibia 38.4
Nauru 0.0
Nepal 77.3
Netherlands 16.6
New Zealand 18.6
Nicaragua 42.7
Niger 95.1
Nigeria 79.9
North Macedonia 21.1
Norway 6.5
Oman 3.7
Pakistan 56.3
Palau 0.0
Panama 39.2
Papua New Guinea 74.8
Paraguay 43.0
Peru 55.5
Philippines 36.2
Poland 20.0
Portugal 16.9
Qatar 0.4
Romania 24.2
Russia 8.1
Rwanda 66.3
Samoa 31.8
San Marino 0.0
Saudi Arabia 4.6
Senegal 63.7
Serbia 27.7
Seychelles 0.0
Sierra Leone 90.3
Singapore 13.5
Slovak Republic 15.1
Slovenia 13.7
Solomon Islands 62.9
Somalia 91.7
South Africa 16.3
South Sudan 91.6
Spain 15.7
Sri Lanka 41.7
St. Kitts and Nevis 0.0
St. Lucia 28.6
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 26.2
Sudan 54.3
Suriname 14.6
Sweden 9.8
Switzerland 14.4
Syrian Arab Republic 39.5
São Tomé and Principe 56.9
Tajikistan 28.9
Tanzania 83.7
Thailand 50.3
The Bahamas 15.2
The Gambia 72.0
Timor-Leste 69.1
Togo 76.4
Tonga 47.5
Trinidad and Tobago 24.8
Tunisia 25.2
Turkey 31.5
Turkmenistan 31.9
Tuvalu 0.0
Uganda 77.3
Ukraine 14.9
United Arab Emirates 4.9
United Kingdom 15.6
United States 6.1
Uruguay 28.5
Uzbekistan 34.1
Vanuatu 68.2
Venezuela 43.6
Vietnam 54.3
West Bank and Gaza 28.6
Yemen 55.0
Zambia 73.4
Zimbabwe 68.8
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