Employment In Services (As % of Total Workforce) rose to 59.0% in Oman in 2018

Employment In Services (As % of Total Workforce) (%)
Labour | Oman | May 18, 2019
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Employment In Services (As % of Total Workforce) reached 59.0 % in 2018 in Oman. This is 28.7 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, Employment In Services (As % of Total Workforce) in Oman reached an all time high of 85.0 % in 1996 and an all time low of 57.9 % in 2011. When compared to Oman's main peers, Employment In Services (As % of Total Workforce) in Iran amounted to 50.6 %, 70.7 % in Saudi Arabia, 72.9 % in United Arab Emirates and 53.9 % in Yemen in 2018.

Oman has been ranked 80th within the group of 175 countries we follow in terms of Employment In Services (As % of Total Workforce), 33 places behind 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
Bahrain % 63.6% 63.8% 63.9% 63.8% 63.6%
Djibouti % 40.1% 40.3% 40.1% 40.7% 41.1%
Eritrea % 28.4% 28.3% 28.6% 28.8% 28.8%
Iran % 48.1% 48.1% 48.3% 49.4% 50.1%
Iraq % 55.0% 55.3% 55.6% 56.6% 57.2%
Jordan % 71.2% 71.2% 71.4% 71.4% 71.6%
Oman % 58.1% 58.3% 58.6% 58.8% 58.8%
Pakistan % 34.8% 34.8% 34.9% 35.0% 34.1%
Qatar % 46.9% 46.9% 45.6% 44.6% 44.2%
Saudi Arabia % 72.8% 71.8% 71.7% 71.2% 70.5%
Turkmenistan % 42.6% 42.7% 42.9% 43.0% 43.2%
United Arab Emirates % 71.8% 72.1% 72.3% 72.5% 72.7%
Yemen % 55.4% 55.7% 56.3% 56.8% 54.6%