Employment In Industry (As % of Total Workforce) rose to 16.5% in Equatorial Guinea in 2018

Employment In Industry (As % of Total Workforce) (%)
Labour | Equatorial Guinea | May 18, 2019
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Employment In Industry (As % of Total Workforce) reached 16.5 % in 2018 in Equatorial Guinea. This is 0.899 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, Employment In Industry (As % of Total Workforce) in Equatorial Guinea reached an all time high of 17.7 % in 1996 and an all time low of 4.80 % in 1983. When compared to Equatorial Guinea's main peers, Employment In Industry (As % of Total Workforce) in Cameroon amounted to 14.1 %, 22.3 % in Congo, 9.95 % in Gabon and 11.6 % in Nigeria in 2018.

Equatorial Guinea has been ranked 119th within the group of 175 countries we follow in terms of Employment In Industry (As % of Total Workforce).

Employees are people who work for a public or private employer and receive remuneration in wages, salary, commission, tips, piece rates, or pay in kind.

Employment In Industry (As % of Total Workforce) Unit 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Angola % 8.11% 8.17% 8.20% 8.23% 8.23%
Benin % 18.4% 18.6% 18.8% 19.1% 19.1%
Cameroon % 13.1% 13.6% 14.1% 14.1% 14.1%
Central African Republic % 11.5% 8.95% 8.72% 8.71% 8.87%
Chad % 3.27% 3.22% 3.28% 3.22% 3.15%
Congo % 23.4% 23.4% 23.3% 22.5% 22.3%
Dem. Republic of the Congo % 9.33% 9.62% 9.93% 10.2% 10.3%
Equatorial Guinea % 16.9% 16.9% 16.9% 16.6% 16.4%
Gabon % 10.0% 9.98% 9.92% 9.84% 9.93%
Niger % 7.76% 7.93% 8.00% 7.93% 7.98%
Nigeria % 11.8% 11.8% 11.8% 11.7% 11.6%