Employment In Services (As % of Total Workforce) rose to 16.9% in Nepal in 2018

Employment In Services (As % of Total Workforce) (%)
Labour | Nepal | May 18, 2019
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Employment In Services (As % of Total Workforce) reached 16.9 % in 2018 in Nepal. This is 15.9 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, Employment In Services (As % of Total Workforce) in Nepal reached an all time high of 16.9 % in 2018 and an all time low of 14.0 % in 1999. When compared to Nepal's main peers, Employment In Services (As % of Total Workforce) in Bangladesh amounted to 39.4 %, 33.5 % in Bhutan, 44.6 % in China and 31.5 % in India in 2018.

Nepal has been ranked 172nd within the group of 175 countries we follow in terms of Employment In Services (As % of Total Workforce), 1 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 Services (As % of Total Workforce) Unit 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Bangladesh % 35.7% 35.9% 36.3% 36.6% 36.9%
Bhutan % 31.7% 32.7% 32.5% 32.4% 32.7%
China % 38.1% 39.7% 41.1% 42.3% 43.2%
India % 28.6% 29.0% 29.5% 30.1% 30.6%
Japan % 69.9% 70.1% 70.3% 70.5% 70.9%
Myanmar % 30.7% 31.0% 31.2% 31.5% 32.5%
Nepal % 15.8% 16.0% 16.3% 16.5% 16.6%
Pakistan % 34.8% 34.8% 34.9% 35.0% 34.1%
Russia % 64.9% 65.3% 65.8% 66.1% 66.3%
Sri Lanka % 42.9% 44.1% 45.0% 45.1% 45.3%
USA % 78.9% 78.7% 78.7% 78.7% 78.8%