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Labor > Self-employed, male > % of males employed: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Self-employed, male (% of males employed). Self employed workers are those workers who, working on their own account or with one or a few partners or in cooperative, hold the type of jobs defined as a "self-employment jobs" (i.e. jobs where the remuneration is directly dependent upon the profits derived from the goods and services produced). Self employed workers include three subcategories: employers, own-account workers, and members of producers' cooperatives.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Ethiopia 90.3% 2005
=2 Chad 89.9% 1993
=2 Burundi 89.9% 1998
4 Rwanda 88.9% 1996
5 Sierra Leone 88.7% 2004
6 Burkina Faso 87.8% 2006
7 Bangladesh 84.8% 2005
8 Tanzania 84.7% 2006
9 Laos 84.6% 2005
10 Mozambique 84.3% 2003
11 Madagascar 83.9% 2005
12 Niger 83.8% 2005
13 Benin 83.7% 2003
14 Togo 83.4% 2006
15 Haiti 81.2% 1990
16 India 80.6% 2010
17 Uganda 77.8% 2003
18 Mali 76.5% 2007
19 Ghana 74.5% 2010
20 Zambia 74.3% 2000
21 Lesotho 73.7% 1999
22 Senegal 73.2% 2001
23 Liberia 72.3% 2010
24 Cameroon 71.4% 2010
25 Malawi 71% 1987
26 Cote d'Ivoire 70.1% 2002
=27 Vanuatu 68.3% 2009
=27 Equatorial Guinea 68.3% 1983
29 Nepal 66.3% 2001
30 Indonesia 65.6% 2009
31 Ecuador 62% 2012
32 Republic of the Congo 61.7% 2005
33 Pakistan 60.5% 2008
=34 Georgia 60% 2012
=34 Vietnam 60% 2012
=36 Cambodia 58.8% 2012
=36 Bhutan 58.8% 2012
38 Mongolia 58.7% 2011
39 Samoa 56.8% 2011
40 Thailand 55.4% 2012
41 Honduras 54% 2010
42 Bolivia 53.8% 2009
43 Tonga 53.5% 2003
44 Colombia 53.4% 2012
45 Tajikistan 52.6% 2009
46 Morocco 52.4% 2008
=47 Dominican Republic 52.3% 2010
=47 Azerbaijan 52.3% 2008
49 Albania 51.5% 2010
=50 Guatemala 50.8% 2004
=50 Nicaragua 50.8% 2010
52 Kenya 50% 1999
53 Kyrgyzstan 49.8% 2006
54 Zimbabwe 49% 2002
55 Peru 48.1% 2012
56 Guyana 47.8% 1992
57 Philippines 47.1% 2008
58 Paraguay 46.7% 2012
59 Jamaica 46.6% 2012
60 Gabon 46.4% 2005
61 Iran 45.6% 2008
62 Lebanon 44.2% 2009
63 Venezuela 44.1% 2012
64 Sri Lanka 43.4% 2012
65 Fiji 41.1% 2008
66 Greece 40.5% 2012
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 40.05% 2008
67 Cape Verde 39.1% 2000
68 Syria 37.9% 2011
69 Botswana 37.8% 2006
70 El Salvador 37.1% 2012
71 Dominica 35.5% 2001
72 Egypt 35.3% 2010
73 Algeria 34.4% 2011
74 Panama 34% 2012
=75 Turkey 33.5% 2012
=75 Serbia 33.5% 2012
=77 Moldova 33.4% 2012
=77 Yemen 33.4% 2010
79 Mexico 33.1% 2011
80 Belize 33% 2005
81 Romania 32.9% 2012
82 Brazil 32.6% 2009
83 Kazakhstan 31.8% 2012
84 Tunisia 31.4% 2011
85 Armenia 31.2% 2011
Emerging markets average (profile) 30.65% 2009
86 Namibia 30.4% 2012
87 Cuba 29.7% 2011
88 South Korea 29.6% 2011
89 Italy 29.5% 2012
90 Uruguay 29.2% 2010
=91 Maldives 29.1% 2006
=91 Republic of Macedonia 29.1% 2012
93 Kosovo 28.5% 2012
94 Djibouti 27.9% 1996
95 Bosnia and Herzegovina 27.2% 2012
96 Marshall Islands 27.1% 1999
97 Chile 27% 2011
Potential Future EU Members average (profile) 26.99% 2012
Eastern Europe average (profile) 26.65% 2009
98 Sao Tome and Principe 26.4% 1991
99 Malaysia 26.3% 2012
100 Costa Rica 26.1% 2012
101 Argentina 26% 2012
102 Portugal 25.5% 2012
103 Poland 25% 2012
104 Grenada 24.6% 1998
105 Ireland 24.3% 2012
106 Mauritius 22.9% 2012
107 Trinidad and Tobago 22.8% 2005
=108 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 22.6% 2008
=108 Croatia 22.6% 2012
110 Czech Republic 22.2% 2012
Europe average (profile) 21.75% 2012
=111 Montenegro 21.7% 2012
=111 Cyprus 21.7% 2012
113 Spain 21.3% 2012
114 Puerto Rico 21.1% 2012
Non-religious countries average (profile) 20.93% 2008
115 Suriname 20.6% 1998
116 Isle of Man 20.3% 2001
117 European Union 20.24% 2012
118 New Zealand 20.1% 2011
=119 Slovakia 19.8% 2012
=119 Barbados 19.8% 2004
NATO countries average (profile) 19.6% 2012
Eurozone average (profile) 19.6% 2012
121 New Caledonia 19.5% 1996
European Union average (profile) 19.39% 2012
122 Slovenia 19.1% 2012
123 The Bahamas 19% 2011
124 Singapore 18.9% 2012
125 United Kingdom 18.8% 2012
126 Netherlands 18.5% 2012
High income OECD countries average (profile) 18.4% 2011
127 French Polynesia 18.3% 2007
128 Jordan 18.2% 2012
129 Ukraine 18.1% 2012
130 Finland 18% 2012
131 Belgium 17.6% 2012
=132 Switzerland 17.1% 2012
=132 Malta 17.1% 2012
134 Israel 16.5% 2011
=135 Swaziland 16.1% 1997
=135 South Africa 16.1% 2011
137 Austria 15.5% 2012
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 15.41% 2011
138 Iceland 15.4% 2012
139 Seychelles 15.3% 1987
140 France 14.9% 2012
141 Saint Lucia 14.7% 2001
142 Sweden 14.5% 2012
143 Hong Kong 14.4% 2012
144 Germany 14.3% 2012
145 Hungary 14.2% 2012
146 Bulgaria 14.1% 2012
147 Antigua and Barbuda 13.9% 2001
148 Latvia 13.8% 2012
149 Lithuania 13.4% 2012
150 Australia 13.3% 2011
151 Japan 12.6% 2011
152 Cayman Islands 12.4% 2008
153 Denmark 12.3% 2012
154 Estonia 11.9% 2012
155 Aruba 11.6% 2007
156 San Marino 10.9% 2008
157 Macau 10.5% 2011
158 Canada 9.9% 2011
=159 Norway 9.5% 2012
=159 Luxembourg 9.5% 2012
161 Saudi Arabia 8.8% 1992
162 United States 8% 2011
163 Russia 7.9% 2008
164 Turks and Caicos Islands 5.7% 2007
165 Brunei 5.6% 1991
166 United Arab Emirates 5.1% 2009
=167 Bahrain 4.3% 2010
=167 Tuvalu 4.3% 2002
169 Belarus 3.9% 2009
170 Kuwait 3.7% 2011
171 Oman 3.3% 2010
172 American Samoa 3% 1990
173 Qatar 1.3% 2004

Citation

"Countries Compared by Labor > Self-employed, male > % of males employed. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Labor/Self--employed,-male/%-of-males-employed

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