Employment In Industry (As % of Total Workforce) rose to 33.0% in Burkina Faso in 2018

Employment In Industry (As % of Total Workforce) (%)
Labour | Burkina Faso | May 18, 2019
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Employment In Industry (As % of Total Workforce) reached 33.0 % in 2018 in Burkina Faso. This is 875 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, Employment In Industry (As % of Total Workforce) in Burkina Faso reached an all time high of 33.0 % in 2018 and an all time low of 3.33 % in 1994. When compared to Burkina Faso's main peers, Employment In Industry (As % of Total Workforce) in Ghana amounted to 18.6 %, 6.24 % in Ivory Coast, 6.51 % in Mali and 8.12 % in Niger in 2018.

Burkina Faso has been ranked 8th within the group of 175 countries we follow in terms of Employment In Industry (As % of Total Workforce), 112 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

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
Algeria % 31.0% 31.1% 31.2% 31.1% 31.2%
Benin % 18.4% 18.6% 18.8% 19.1% 19.1%
Burkina Faso % 26.2% 28.6% 31.6% 31.5% 32.3%
Chad % 3.27% 3.22% 3.28% 3.22% 3.15%
Ghana % 14.1% 14.1% 16.2% 18.7% 18.6%
Guinea % 5.95% 5.98% 6.05% 5.98% 6.37%
Ivory Coast % 11.7% 11.8% 9.08% 7.47% 6.30%
Liberia % 11.4% 11.7% 11.6% 11.5% 11.1%
Libya % 26.7% 26.6% 26.6% 26.6% 26.6%
Mali % 7.97% 7.82% 8.00% 8.26% 6.31%
Mauritania % 10.6% 10.8% 11.1% 11.2% 11.0%
Niger % 7.76% 7.93% 8.00% 7.93% 7.98%
Togo % 18.4% 18.8% 19.0% 19.0% 19.1%