El Salvador - Self-employed

Self-employed, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)

Self-employed, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate) in El Salvador was 52.20 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 55.30 in 2005, while its lowest value was 45.70 in 1999.

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, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in November 2017.

See also:

Year Value
1991 48.00
1992 50.30
1993 49.60
1994 49.50
1995 54.10
1996 55.30
1997 54.30
1998 46.40
1999 45.70
2000 54.20
2001 55.10
2002 54.90
2003 53.10
2004 53.80
2005 55.30
2006 52.40
2007 53.40
2008 47.80
2009 54.30
2010 53.80
2011 53.20
2012 53.40
2013 54.20
2014 53.60
2015 52.80
2016 52.10
2017 52.20

Self-employed, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)

Self-employed, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate) in El Salvador was 36.00 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 41.20 in 1994, while its lowest value was 34.80 in 2004.

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, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in November 2017.

See also:

Year Value
1991 36.40
1992 37.50
1993 37.20
1994 41.20
1995 39.90
1996 39.70
1997 39.30
1998 37.60
1999 35.30
2000 39.30
2001 39.30
2002 40.50
2003 37.40
2004 34.80
2005 38.80
2006 35.20
2007 36.40
2008 35.40
2009 38.50
2010 36.90
2011 37.30
2012 37.50
2013 37.10
2014 36.70
2015 36.40
2016 36.10
2017 36.00

Self-employed, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)

Self-employed, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate) in El Salvador was 43.10 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 46.50 in 2002, while its lowest value was 39.50 in 1999.

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, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in November 2017.

See also:

Year Value
1991 40.60
1992 42.20
1993 41.90
1994 44.30
1995 45.20
1996 45.40
1997 44.90
1998 41.10
1999 39.50
2000 45.40
2001 45.80
2002 46.50
2003 43.90
2004 42.60
2005 45.70
2006 42.40
2007 43.50
2008 40.60
2009 45.20
2010 44.00
2011 44.00
2012 44.20
2013 44.40
2014 44.10
2015 43.50
2016 43.10
2017 43.10

Classification

Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Economic activity