Self-Employed, Male (As % of Male Workforce) fell to 19.5% in Bahamas in 2018

Self-Employed, Male (As % of Male Workforce) (%)
Labour | Bahamas | May 18, 2019
$2.99
Excel Sheet

Self-Employed, Male (As % of Male Workforce) reached 19.5 % in 2018 in Bahamas. This is 0.823 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, Self-Employed, Male (As % of Male Workforce) in Bahamas reached an all time high of 20.2 % in 1999 and an all time low of 14.8 % in 1991. When compared to Bahamas's main peers, Self-Employed, Male (As % of Male Workforce) in Cuba amounted to 10.6 %, 52.3 % in Dominican Republic, 84.3 % in Haiti and 7.05 % in USA in 2018.

Bahamas has been ranked 130th within the group of 175 countries we follow in terms of Self-Employed, Male (As % of Male Workforce), 10 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Self-employed workers are those workers who, working on their own account or with one or a few partners or in a cooperative, hold the type of jobs defined as "self-employment jobs" (i.

Self-Employed, Male (As % of Male Workforce) Unit 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Bahamas % 19.6% 19.6% 19.6% 19.5% 19.6%
Canada % 18.9% 18.7% 18.6% 18.5% 18.6%
China % 48.5% 48.0% 47.4% 47.0% 46.5%
Cuba % 11.1% 11.4% 10.8% 10.8% 10.7%
Dominican Republic % 54.1% 52.6% 53.5% 52.0% 50.5%
Haiti % 85.1% 84.9% 84.8% 84.7% 84.6%
Jamaica % 46.5% 46.1% 45.6% 45.1% 44.7%
Japan % 12.6% 12.4% 12.3% 12.1% 11.7%
Mexico % 32.1% 32.4% 31.9% 31.6% 31.1%
Puerto Rico % 21.0% 21.8% 22.6% 23.4% 23.4%
USA % 7.75% 7.47% 7.37% 7.45% 7.43%