Waged and Salaried Workers, Total (As % of Total Employed) reached 14.0 % in 2019 in Equatorial Guinea. This is 0.256 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, Waged and Salaried Workers, Total (As % of Total Employed) in Equatorial Guinea reached an all time high of 21.1 % in 1983 and an all time low of % in. When compared to Equatorial Guinea's main peers, Waged and Salaried Workers, Total (As % of Total Employed) in Cameroon amounted to 23.3 %, 22.9 % in Congo, 66.2 % in Gabon and 18.6 % in Nigeria in 2019.
Equatorial Guinea has been ranked 161st within the group of 175 countries we follow in terms of Waged and Salaried Workers, Total (As % of Total Employed), 3 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
Waged and salaried workers (employees) are those workers who hold the type of jobs defined as "paid employment jobs", where the incumbents hold explicit (written or oral) or implicit employment contracts that give them a basic remuneration that is not directly dependent upon the revenue of the unit for which they work.