Self-Employed (As % of Total Workforce) rose 0.579% to 36.5% in Venezuela in 2018

Self-Employed (As % of Total Workforce) (%), 2018
Labour | Venezuela | May 18, 2019
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Self-Employed (As % of Total Workforce) rose 0.579% to 36.5% in Venezuela in 2018, according to World Bank.

Historically, Self-Employed (As % of Total Workforce) in Venezuela reached an all time high of 42.0% in 2000 and an all time low of 34.0% in 2007. When compared to Venezuela's main peers, Self-Employed (As % of Total Workforce) in Brazil amounted to 32.3%, 50.9% in Colombia, 60.6% in Guyana and 23.4% in Trinidad and Tobago in 2018.

Venezuela has been ranked 85th within the group of 173 countries we follow in terms of Self-Employed (As % of Total Workforce), 7 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Self-Employed (As % of Total Workforce) Unit 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Bolivia % 59.1% 60.2% 62.7% 61.1% 61.7%
Brazil % 29.9% 30.1% 30.0% 31.3% 31.8%
Colombia % 53.2% 52.3% 51.5% 51.1% 51.1%
Guyana % 62.2% 62.0% 61.9% 61.6% 61.0%
Peru % 55.5% 54.6% 55.0% 54.1% 54.7%
Puerto Rico % 15.6% 15.9% 16.3% 16.7% 16.8%
Suriname % 14.1% 14.1% 14.1% 14.2% 14.0%
Trinidad and Tobago % 20.2% 21.5% 21.5% 22.2% 23.5%
Venezuela % 35.2% 35.2% 35.5% 35.9% 36.0%