Senegal: Employment

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 Senegal

Employment, million people

 Latest value 5.13
 Reference Q4 2023
 Measure million employed people
 Data availability Q2 2016 - Q4 2023
 Average 4.45
 Min - Max 3.55 - 5.28
 Source National Agency of Statistics and Demography of Senegal
For that indicator, we provide data for Senegal from Q2 2016 to Q4 2023. The average value for Senegal during that period was 4.45 million employed people with a minimum of 3.55 million employed people in Q4 2016 and a maximum of 5.28 million employed people in Q3 2023. Click on the following link to see the values of Employment, million people around the world.
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Senegal - Employment - recent values

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Senegal - Employment - historical chart - 2016-2023
Measure: million employed people
Source: National Agency of Statistics and Demography of Senegal


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Definition: The number of people, in millions, engaged in the economy as paid employees or as self-employed.

 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Labor force 5.20 2022 million people
 Unemployment rate 3.01 2022 percent
 Female unemployment 3.68 2022 percent
 Male unemployment 3.28 2022 percent
 Youth unemployment 4.15 2023 percent
 Labor force participation 50.28 2023 percent
 Labor force: percent female 38.98 2022 percent
 Female labor force participation 37.60 2023 percent
 Male labor force participation 63.91 2023 percent
 Self-employment 64.36 2022 percent
 Informal employment 90.20 2019 percent
 Employment 5.28 Q3/2023 million employed people
 Unemployment rate 19.50 Q3/2023 percent
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