Burundi - Self-employed

Self-employed, female (% of females employed)

Definition: Self-employed workers are those workers who, working on their own account or with one or a few partners or in cooperative, hold the type of jobs defined as a "self-employment jobs." i.e. jobs where the remuneration is directly dependent upon the profits derived from the goods and services produced. Self-employed workers include four sub-categories of employers, own-account workers, members of producers' cooperatives, and contributing family workers.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

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Year Value
1998 97.60
2008 92.80

Self-employed, male (% of males employed)

Definition: Self-employed workers are those workers who, working on their own account or with one or a few partners or in cooperative, hold the type of jobs defined as a "self-employment jobs." i.e. jobs where the remuneration is directly dependent upon the profits derived from the goods and services produced. Self-employed workers include four sub-categories of employers, own-account workers, members of producers' cooperatives, and contributing family workers.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

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Year Value
1998 89.90
2008 87.50

Self-employed, total (% of total employed)

Self-employed, total (% of total employed) in Burundi was 93.90 as of 2010. Its highest value over the past 12 years was 94.70 in 2004, while its lowest value was 90.30 in 2008.

Definition: Self-employed workers are those workers who, working on their own account or with one or a few partners or in cooperative, hold the type of jobs defined as a "self-employment jobs." i.e. jobs where the remuneration is directly dependent upon the profits derived from the goods and services produced. Self-employed workers include four sub-categories of employers, own-account workers, members of producers' cooperatives, and contributing family workers.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

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Year Value
1998 94.20
2004 94.70
2005 93.90
2006 93.90
2007 93.90
2008 90.30
2009 93.90
2010 93.90

Classification

Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Economic activity