Bolivia: Informal employment

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 Bolivia

Informal employment, percent of total employment

 Latest value 84.90
 Year 2019
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2000 - 2019
 Average 82.85
 Min - Max 71.60 - 96.10
 Source International Labour Organization
For that indicator, we provide data for Bolivia from 2000 to 2019. The average value for Bolivia during that period was 82.85 percent with a minimum of 71.6 percent in 2000 and a maximum of 96.1 percent in 2006. The latest value from 2019 is 84.9 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2019 based on 50 countries is 56.43 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Bolivia - Informal employment - Recent values chart

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Bolivia - Informal employment - historical chart - 2000-2019




Definition: Informal employment as percent of total employment. Derived from national surveys conducted by the International Labour Organization.


 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Labor force 6.11 2023 million people
 Unemployment rate 3.55 2022 percent
 Female unemployment 4.81 2023 percent
 Male unemployment 3.50 2023 percent
 Youth unemployment 7.18 2023 percent
 Labor force participation 71.00 2023 percent
 Labor force: percent female 42.44 2023 percent
 Female labor force participation 59.95 2023 percent
 Male labor force participation 82.17 2023 percent
 Self-employment 68.82 2022 percent
 Informal employment 84.90 2019 percent
 Employment 6.55 9/2023 million employed people
 Unemployment rate 2.65 9/2023 percent
 Labor cost 384.08 Q3/2023 index points
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