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Labor > Children in employment, self-employed > % of children in employment, ages 7-14: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Children in employment, self-employed (% of children in employment, ages 7-14). Self-employed workers are people whose remuneration depends directly on the profits derived from the goods and services they produce, with or without other employees, and include employers, own-account workers, and members of producers cooperatives.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Tanzania 56.3% 2006
2 Argentina 34.23% 2004
3 Venezuela 31.59% 2006
4 Dominican Republic 20.05% 2009
5 Sudan 19.21% 2008
6 Liberia 17.97% 2010
7 Colombia 16.64% 2009
8 South Sudan 15.21% 2008
9 Rwanda 14.95% 2008
10 Trinidad and Tobago 14.27% 2008
11 Uruguay 14.11% 2009
12 Mali 12.96% 2007
13 Panama 12.61% 2008
14 Pakistan 10.49% 2011
15 Paraguay 9.33% 2005
16 Cambodia 9.21% 2009
17 Togo 8.32% 2010
18 South Africa 7.1% 1999
19 Costa Rica 6.8% 2011
20 Brazil 6.23% 2011
21 India 5.6% 2010
22 Mongolia 5.36% 2007
23 Niger 4.75% 2006
24 Romania 4.48% 2000
25 Ecuador 4.32% 2011
26 Nepal 4.23% 1999
=27 Philippines 4.1% 2001
=27 Azerbaijan 4.1% 2005
29 Peru 3.83% 2007
30 Honduras 3.52% 2007
31 Zimbabwe 3.41% 1999
32 El Salvador 3.27% 2011
33 Jordan 3.07% 2007
34 Zambia 2.89% 2008
35 Sri Lanka 2.65% 2009
36 Cameroon 2.54% 2007
37 Indonesia 2.41% 2010
38 Mexico 2.35% 2011
39 Bolivia 2.14% 2009
40 Turkey 2.08% 2006
41 Guatemala 1.98% 2006
42 Burkina Faso 1.93% 2006
43 Kyrgyzstan 1.43% 2007
44 Uganda 1.4% 2006
45 Nicaragua 1.18% 2005
46 Moldova 0.91% 2009
47 Namibia 0.14% 1999
48 Madagascar 0.05% 2007

Citation

"Countries Compared by Labor > Children in employment, self-employed > % of children in employment, ages 7-14. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", Understanding Children's Work project based on data from ILO, UNICEF and the World Bank. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Labor/Children-in-employment,-self--employed/%-of-children-in-employment,-ages-7--14

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