St. Lucia - Self-employed

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

Self-employed, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate) in St. Lucia was 28.20 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 29.90 in 1996, while its lowest value was 24.50 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 24.50
1992 24.50
1993 25.30
1994 27.90
1995 27.40
1996 29.90
1997 26.10
1998 26.60
1999 26.00
2000 28.70
2001 29.00
2002 28.50
2003 28.50
2004 28.60
2005 29.60
2006 29.70
2007 28.90
2008 28.50
2009 28.80
2010 28.80
2011 28.80
2012 28.70
2013 28.30
2014 28.30
2015 28.10
2016 28.20
2017 28.20

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

Self-employed, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate) in St. Lucia was 38.90 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 45.80 in 1994, while its lowest value was 38.10 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 40.10
1992 39.90
1993 40.80
1994 45.80
1995 39.50
1996 42.30
1997 38.80
1998 38.90
1999 38.10
2000 39.80
2001 39.70
2002 39.40
2003 39.30
2004 39.50
2005 40.20
2006 40.40
2007 39.80
2008 39.80
2009 40.00
2010 39.70
2011 39.50
2012 39.50
2013 39.20
2014 39.00
2015 38.90
2016 38.90
2017 38.90

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

Self-employed, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate) in St. Lucia was 34.20 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 38.40 in 1994, while its lowest value was 32.70 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 33.80
1992 33.70
1993 34.40
1994 38.40
1995 34.50
1996 37.00
1997 33.30
1998 33.70
1999 32.70
2000 34.90
2001 35.00
2002 34.50
2003 34.60
2004 34.70
2005 35.60
2006 35.70
2007 35.00
2008 34.70
2009 35.00
2010 35.00
2011 34.80
2012 34.80
2013 34.50
2014 34.40
2015 34.20
2016 34.20
2017 34.20

Classification

Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Economic activity