Niger - Self-employed

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

Self-employed, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate) in Niger was 94.90 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 95.80 in 2005, while its lowest value was 94.90 in 2016.

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 95.00
1992 95.30
1993 95.50
1994 95.60
1995 95.40
1996 95.60
1997 95.60
1998 95.50
1999 95.50
2000 95.70
2001 95.70
2002 95.70
2003 95.60
2004 95.80
2005 95.80
2006 95.60
2007 95.60
2008 95.50
2009 95.50
2010 95.50
2011 95.40
2012 95.30
2013 95.20
2014 95.00
2015 95.00
2016 94.90
2017 94.90

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

Self-employed, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate) in Niger was 90.30 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 93.50 in 2004, while its lowest value was 90.30 in 2017.

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 90.50
1992 90.80
1993 91.40
1994 91.20
1995 90.80
1996 91.60
1997 91.40
1998 91.10
1999 91.00
2000 91.50
2001 91.60
2002 91.60
2003 91.50
2004 93.50
2005 93.40
2006 91.30
2007 91.40
2008 91.00
2009 91.20
2010 91.10
2011 91.20
2012 91.00
2013 90.80
2014 90.60
2015 90.40
2016 90.40
2017 90.30

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

Self-employed, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate) in Niger was 91.80 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 94.20 in 2005, while its lowest value was 91.60 in 1991.

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 91.60
1992 91.90
1993 92.50
1994 92.40
1995 92.10
1996 92.70
1997 92.60
1998 92.40
1999 92.40
2000 92.80
2001 92.90
2002 92.90
2003 92.80
2004 94.20
2005 94.20
2006 92.70
2007 92.70
2008 92.40
2009 92.60
2010 92.50
2011 92.60
2012 92.40
2013 92.20
2014 92.00
2015 91.90
2016 91.80
2017 91.80

Classification

Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Economic activity