Ukraine: Self-employment

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Self-employment, percent of total employment

 Latest value 17.64
 Year 2021
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1991 - 2021
 Average 14.71
 Min - Max 8.78 - 19.27
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Ukraine from 1991 to 2021. The average value for Ukraine during that period was 14.71 percent with a minimum of 8.78 percent in 1999 and a maximum of 19.27 percent in 2011. The latest value from 2021 is 17.64 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 180 countries is 40.66 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Ukraine - Self-employment - Recent values chart

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Ukraine - Self-employment - historical chart - 1991-2021

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.

 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Labor force 20.30 2021 million people
 Unemployment rate 9.83 2021 percent
 Female unemployment 10.14 2021 percent
 Male unemployment 9.54 2021 percent
 Youth unemployment 19.11 2021 percent
 Labor force participation 54.64 2021 percent
 Labor force: percent female 47.81 2021 percent
 Female labor force participation 47.79 2021 percent
 Male labor force participation 62.90 2021 percent
 Self-employment 17.64 2021 percent
 Employment 16.06 Q3/2021 million employed people
 Unemployment rate 9.10 Q3/2021 percent
 Labor cost 4,435.92 9/2021 index points
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