Public sector in Belize

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Public sector in Belize


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Army in Belize


Armed forces personnel, total

1 050 number of people[?] (2014)
(descending): 163 in the world of 169 (4,14%); 27 place in America 30 (13,33%)

Military expenditure

1,12 % of GDP[?] (2015)
(descending): 105 in the world of 155 (32,90%); 13 place in America 23 (47,83%)
2,07 % (0,414 % annual) ↘
min: 0,840; max: 1,44; max-min: 0,596 (41,52%); mid: 1,14;
-0,018 (-1,58%)

Armed forces personnel

0,679 % of total labor force[?] (2014)
(descending): 93 in the world of 166 (44,58%); 15 place in America 29 (51,72%)
14,30 % (2,86 % annual) ↗
min: 0,679; max: 1,59; max-min: 0,911 (57,29%); mid: 1,13;
-0,456 (-67,07%)

Unemployment in Belize


Unemployment

11,50 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 137 in the world of 174 (21,84%); 25 place in America 30 (20%)
6,09 % (1,22 % annual) ↘
min: 8,20; max: 14,40; max-min: 6,20 (43,06%); mid: 11,30;
0,200 (1,74%)
6,50 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 99 in the world of 174 (43,68%); 19 place in America 30 (40%)
13,85 % (2,77 % annual) ↗
min: 5,80; max: 11,70; max-min: 5,90 (50,43%); mid: 8,75;
-2,25 (-34,62%)
19,70 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 148 in the world of 174 (15,52%); 29 place in America 30 (6,67%)
16,75 % (3,35 % annual) ↘
min: 12,30; max: 21,80; max-min: 9,50 (43,58%); mid: 17,05;
2,65 (13,45%)

Unemployment with primary education

59,80 {% of total unemployment[?]}
(2012)
(ascending): 85 in the world of 91 (7,69%); 17 place in America 19 (15,79%)
3,39 % (0,678 % annual) ↘
min: 51,90; max: 59,80; max-min: 7,90 (13,21%); mid: 55,85;
3,95 (6,61%)
57,90 {% of male unemployment[?]}
(2012)
(ascending): 79 in the world of 88 (11,36%); 16 place in America 18 (16,67%)
0,888 % (0,178 % annual) ↘
min: 53,20; max: 64,50; max-min: 11,30 (17,52%); mid: 58,85;
-0,950 (-1,64%)
60,90 {% of female unemployment[?]}
(2012)
(ascending): 77 in the world of 81 (6,17%); 14 place in America 16 (18,75%)
5,02 % (1,00 % annual) ↘
min: 48,40; max: 60,90; max-min: 12,50 (20,53%); mid: 54,65;
6,25 (10,26%)

Unemployment with secondary education

32,70 {% of total unemployment[?]}
(2012)
(ascending): 37 in the world of 95 (62,11%); 9 place in America 20 (60%)
13,37 % (2,67 % annual) ↘
min: 14,10; max: 32,70; max-min: 18,60 (56,88%); mid: 23,40;
9,30 (28,44%)
33,80 {% of male unemployment[?]}
(2012)
(ascending): 38 in the world of 89 (58,43%); 11 place in America 19 (47,37%)
15,81 % (3,16 % annual) ↘
min: 10,40; max: 33,80; max-min: 23,40 (69,23%); mid: 22,10;
11,70 (34,62%)
(ascending): 30 in the world of 87 (66,67%); 6 place in America 19 (73,68%)
11,43 % (2,29 % annual) ↘
min: 16,70; max: 32; max-min: 15,30 (47,81%); mid: 24,35;
7,65 (23,91%)

Unemployment with tertiary education

3,80 {% of total unemployment[?]}
(2012)
(ascending): 4 in the world of 96 (96,88%); 2 place in America 21 (95,24%)
11,28 % (2,26 % annual) ↗
min: 1,90; max: 5,30; max-min: 3,40 (64,15%); mid: 3,60;
0,200 (5,26%)
4,30 {% of male unemployment[?]}
(2012)
(ascending): 4 in the world of 88 (96,59%); 1 place in America 18 (100%)
0,664 % (0,133 % annual) ↗
min: 1,70; max: 5; max-min: 3,30 (66,00%); mid: 3,35;
0,950 (22,09%)
(ascending): 4 in the world of 90 (96,67%); 1 place in America 21 (100%)
20,41 % (4,08 % annual) ↗
min: 2,20; max: 6; max-min: 3,80 (63,33%); mid: 4,10;
-0,600 (-17,14%)

Employment of the population in Belize


Employment in agriculture

19,50 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2005)
(descending): 118 in the world of 166 (29,52%); 23 place in America 36 (38,89%)
(descending): 68 in the world of 158 (57,59%); 13 place in America 34 (64,71%)
3,30 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2005)
(descending): 137 in the world of 153 (11,11%); 29 place in America 34 (17,65%)

Employment in industry

17,90 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2005)
(descending): 32 in the world of 168 (81,55%); 2 place in America 36 (97,22%)
21,80 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2005)
(descending): 98 in the world of 159 (38,99%); 22 place in America 34 (38,24%)
10,30 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2005)
(descending): 93 in the world of 158 (41,77%); 19 place in America 34 (47,06%)

Employment in services

62,50 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2005)
(descending): 50 in the world of 169 (71,01%); 15 place in America 36 (61,11%)
50,10 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2005)
(descending): 61 in the world of 160 (62,50%); 14 place in America 34 (61,76%)
86,20 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2005)
(descending): 29 in the world of 159 (82,39%); 11 place in America 34 (70,59%)

Labor force structure by type of employment in Belize


Self-employed workers

30,60 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2005)
(descending): 80 in the world of 155 (49,03%); 17 place in America 33 (51,52%)
(descending): 80 in the world of 153 (48,37%); 18 place in America 33 (48,48%)
(descending): 78 in the world of 153 (49,67%); 17 place in America 33 (51,52%)

Family workers

3,90 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2005)
(descending): 67 in the world of 141 (53,19%); 12 place in America 29 (62,07%)
3,70 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2005)
(descending): 60 in the world of 142 (58,45%); 10 place in America 30 (70%)
4,30 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2005)
(descending): 70 in the world of 142 (51,41%); 13 place in America 30 (60%)

Wage workers

69,30 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2005)
(descending): 77 in the world of 158 (51,90%); 17 place in America 33 (51,52%)
66,90 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2005)
(descending): 70 in the world of 153 (54,90%); 15 place in America 32 (56,25%)
73,90 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2005)
(descending): 72 in the world of 153 (53,59%); 15 place in America 33 (57,58%)

Employers in Belize


Employers

7,10 % of total labor force[?] (2005)
(2010) (descending): 8 in the world of 138 (94,93%); 2 place in America 26 (96,15%)

Employers

8,40 % of male labor force[?] (2005)
(2010) (descending): 12 in the world of 138 (92,03%); 3 place in America 26 (92,31%)

Employers

4,50 % of female labor force[?] (2005)
(2010) (descending): 4 in the world of 138 (97,83%); 2 place in America 26 (96,15%)

Structure of the labor force by education in Belize


Labor force with primary education

53,20 {% of total[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 7 in the world of 93 (93,55%); 3 place in America 23 (91,30%)
5,80 % (1,16 % annual) ↘
min: 42,20; max: 55,20; max-min: 13 (23,55%); mid: 48,70;
4,50 (8,46%)
57,20 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 7 in the world of 89 (93,26%); 4 place in America 22 (86,36%)
6,69 % (1,34 % annual) ↘
min: 43,50; max: 57,20; max-min: 13,70 (23,95%); mid: 50,35;
6,85 (11,98%)
47,40 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 8 in the world of 88 (92,05%); 3 place in America 21 (90,48%)
4,46 % (0,892 % annual) ↘
min: 39,20; max: 53,70; max-min: 14,50 (27,00%); mid: 46,45;
0,950 (2,00%)

Labor force with secondary education

34,20 {% of total[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 42 in the world of 94 (56,38%); 9 place in America 23 (65,22%)
14,87 % (2,97 % annual) ↘
min: 15; max: 34,20; max-min: 19,20 (56,14%); mid: 24,60;
9,60 (28,07%)
(descending): 56 in the world of 89 (38,20%); 12 place in America 22 (50%)
15,05 % (3,01 % annual) ↘
min: 11,50; max: 30; max-min: 18,50 (61,67%); mid: 20,75;
9,25 (30,83%)
40,30 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 21 in the world of 89 (77,53%); 6 place in America 22 (77,27%)
14,25 % (2,85 % annual) ↘
min: 20,20; max: 40,30; max-min: 20,10 (49,88%); mid: 30,25;
10,05 (24,94%)

Labor force with tertiary education

5,60 {% of total[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 96 in the world of 98 (3,06%); 24 place in America 25 (8%)
34,69 % (6,94 % annual) ↗
min: 2,50; max: 12,40; max-min: 9,90 (79,84%); mid: 7,45;
-1,85 (-33,04%)
4,20 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 88 in the world of 90 (3,33%); 21 place in America 23 (13,04%)
38,78 % (7,76 % annual) ↗
min: 2,60; max: 9,90; max-min: 7,30 (73,74%); mid: 6,25;
-2,05 (-48,81%)
7,60 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 89 in the world of 92 (4,35%); 23 place in America 24 (8,33%)
34,59 % (6,92 % annual) ↗
min: 2,20; max: 16,80; max-min: 14,60 (86,90%); mid: 9,50;
-1,90 (-25,00%)

Intentional homicides

34,40 per 100,000 people[?] (2014)
(ascending): 178 in the world of 185 (4,32%); 31 place in America 36 (16,67%)
16,57 % (3,31 % annual) ↗
min: 16,60; max: 61,80; max-min: 45,20 (73,14%); mid: 39,20;
-4,80 (-13,95%)

Losses due to theft, robbery, vandalism, and arson

0,100 % sales[?] (2010)
(ascending): 4 in the world of 96 (96,88%); 2 place in America 25 (96%)

Corruption in Belize


Bribery incidence

6,20 % of firms experiencing at least one bribe payment request[?] (2010)
(ascending): 24 in the world of 104 (77,88%); 10 place in America 26 (65,38%)

Firms expected to give gifts in meetings with tax officials

6,70 % of firms[?] (2010)
(ascending): 35 in the world of 97 (64,95%); 16 place in America 25 (40%)

Informal payments to public officials

3 % of firms[?] (2010)
(ascending): 7 in the world of 95 (93,68%); 3 place in America 19 (89,47%)

Social programs in Belize


Adequacy of social insurance programs

25,12 % of total welfare of beneficiary households[?] (2009)
(2010) (descending): 57 in the world of 92 (39,13%); 15 place in America 19 (26,32%)

Adequacy of social protection and labor programs

23,35 % of total welfare of beneficiary households[?] (2009)
(2010) (descending): 49 in the world of 102 (52,94%); 11 place in America 19 (47,37%)

Adequacy of social safety net programs

8,62 % of total welfare of beneficiary households[?] (2009)
(2010) (descending): 47 in the world of 91 (49,45%); 9 place in America 19 (57,89%)