Public sector in Ecuador

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Public sector in Ecuador


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Army in Ecuador


Armed forces personnel, total

40 750 number of people[?] (2014)
(descending): 99 in the world of 169 (42,01%); 17 place in America 30 (46,67%)
44,74 % (8,95 % annual) ↗
min: 40 750; max: 59 800; max-min: 19 050 (31,86%); mid: 50 275;
-9 525 (-23,37%)

Military expenditure

2,69 % of GDP[?] (2015)
(descending): 32 in the world of 155 (80%); 3 place in America 23 (91,30%)
11,80 % (2,36 % annual) ↗
min: 1,17; max: 3,12; max-min: 1,95 (62,57%); mid: 2,14;
0,551 (20,45%)

Armed forces personnel

0,528 % of total labor force[?] (2014)
(descending): 144 in the world of 166 (13,86%); 28 place in America 29 (6,90%)
58,85 % (11,77 % annual) ↗
min: 0,528; max: 1,36; max-min: 0,835 (61,27%); mid: 0,945;
-0,418 (-79,10%)

Unemployment in Ecuador


Unemployment

4,60 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 56 in the world of 174 (68,39%); 11 place in America 30 (66,67%)
8,70 % (1,74 % annual) ↗
min: 4; max: 9,30; max-min: 5,30 (56,99%); mid: 6,65;
-2,05 (-44,57%)
3,50 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 41 in the world of 174 (77,01%); 8 place in America 30 (76,67%)
14,29 % (2,86 % annual) ↗
min: 3,20; max: 7,40; max-min: 4,20 (56,76%); mid: 5,30;
-1,80 (-51,43%)
6,20 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 71 in the world of 174 (59,77%); 14 place in America 30 (56,67%)
6,45 % (1,29 % annual) ↗
min: 4,90; max: 14,10; max-min: 9,20 (65,25%); mid: 9,50;
-3,30 (-53,23%)

Unemployment with primary education

29,60 {% of total unemployment[?]}
(2013)
(ascending): 54 in the world of 91 (41,76%); 8 place in America 19 (63,16%)
20,27 % (4,05 % annual) ↗
min: 22,70; max: 36,80; max-min: 14,10 (38,32%); mid: 29,75;
-0,150 (-0,507%)
33,80 {% of male unemployment[?]}
(2013)
(ascending): 61 in the world of 88 (31,82%); 12 place in America 18 (38,89%)
9,17 % (1,83 % annual) ↗
min: 24,70; max: 36,90; max-min: 12,20 (33,06%); mid: 30,80;
3,00 (8,88%)
25,70 {% of female unemployment[?]}
(2013)
(ascending): 45 in the world of 81 (45,68%); 6 place in America 16 (68,75%)
33,46 % (6,69 % annual) ↗
min: 20,90; max: 36,60; max-min: 15,70 (42,90%); mid: 28,75;
-3,05 (-11,87%)

Unemployment with secondary education

42,70 {% of total unemployment[?]}
(2013)
(ascending): 42 in the world of 95 (56,84%); 10 place in America 20 (55%)
17,80 % (3,56 % annual) ↘
min: 35,10; max: 52,50; max-min: 17,40 (33,14%); mid: 43,80;
-1,10 (-2,58%)
(ascending): 30 in the world of 89 (67,42%); 9 place in America 19 (57,89%)
14,05 % (2,81 % annual) ↘
min: 36,10; max: 53,20; max-min: 17,10 (32,14%); mid: 44,65;
-2,65 (-6,31%)
43,30 {% of female unemployment[?]}
(2013)
(ascending): 40 in the world of 87 (55,17%); 10 place in America 19 (52,63%)
21,25 % (4,25 % annual) ↘
min: 34,10; max: 54,10; max-min: 20 (36,97%); mid: 44,10;
-0,800 (-1,85%)

Unemployment with tertiary education

25,90 {% of total unemployment[?]}
(2013)
(ascending): 46 in the world of 96 (53,13%); 15 place in America 21 (33,33%)
5,79 % (1,16 % annual) ↗
min: 17,40; max: 28,70; max-min: 11,30 (39,37%); mid: 23,05;
2,85 (11,00%)
22,90 {% of male unemployment[?]}
(2013)
(ascending): 43 in the world of 88 (52,27%); 11 place in America 18 (44,44%)
8,73 % (1,75 % annual) ↗
min: 14,30; max: 26,90; max-min: 12,60 (46,84%); mid: 20,60;
2,30 (10,04%)
28,80 {% of female unemployment[?]}
(2013)
(ascending): 39 in the world of 90 (57,78%); 15 place in America 21 (33,33%)
3,47 % (0,694 % annual) ↗
min: 19,80; max: 32,30; max-min: 12,50 (38,70%); mid: 26,05;
2,75 (9,55%)

Employment of the population in Ecuador


Employment in agriculture

25,30 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 45 in the world of 135 (67,41%); 5 place in America 28 (85,71%)
11,46 % (2,29 % annual) ↗
min: 6,20; max: 32,70; max-min: 26,50 (81,04%); mid: 19,45;
5,85 (23,12%)
28,50 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 47 in the world of 123 (62,60%); 9 place in America 26 (69,23%)
14,39 % (2,88 % annual) ↗
min: 8,80; max: 35,40; max-min: 26,60 (75,14%); mid: 22,10;
6,40 (22,46%)
20,30 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 36 in the world of 117 (70,09%); 1 place in America 26 (100%)
4,93 % (0,985 % annual) ↗
min: 1,90; max: 28,80; max-min: 26,90 (93,40%); mid: 15,35;
4,95 (24,38%)

Employment in industry

20,40 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 33 in the world of 141 (77,30%); 1 place in America 29 (100%)
8,82 % (1,76 % annual) ↘
min: 17,20; max: 25,20; max-min: 8 (31,75%); mid: 21,20;
-0,800 (-3,92%)
25,60 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 39 in the world of 129 (70,54%); 4 place in America 26 (88,46%)
8,98 % (1,80 % annual) ↘
min: 21,60; max: 30,10; max-min: 8,50 (28,24%); mid: 25,85;
-0,250 (-0,977%)
12,30 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 38 in the world of 124 (70,16%); 4 place in America 24 (87,50%)
8,94 % (1,79 % annual) ↘
min: 9,90; max: 17,10; max-min: 7,20 (42,11%); mid: 13,50;
-1,20 (-9,76%)

Employment in services

54,30 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 94 in the world of 140 (33,57%); 26 place in America 29 (13,79%)
2,21 % (0,442 % annual) ↘
min: 48,50; max: 71,90; max-min: 23,40 (32,55%); mid: 60,20;
-5,90 (-10,87%)
45,90 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 91 in the world of 128 (29,69%); 23 place in America 26 (15,38%)
4,14 % (0,828 % annual) ↘
min: 41,90; max: 64,70; max-min: 22,80 (35,24%); mid: 53,30;
-7,40 (-16,12%)
67,50 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 83 in the world of 123 (33,33%); 23 place in America 24 (8,33%)

Labor force structure by type of employment in Ecuador


Self-employed workers

43,20 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 77 in the world of 130 (41,54%); 21 place in America 29 (31,03%)
4,63 % (0,926 % annual) ↗
min: 37,80; max: 54,90; max-min: 17,10 (31,15%); mid: 46,35;
-3,15 (-7,29%)
38,70 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 56 in the world of 153 (64,05%); 11 place in America 33 (69,70%)
12,92 % (2,58 % annual) ↗
min: 37,80; max: 62; max-min: 24,20 (39,03%); mid: 49,90;
-11,20 (-28,94%)
50,30 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 22 in the world of 126 (83,33%); 3 place in America 28 (92,86%)
2,19 % (0,437 % annual) ↗
min: 37,70; max: 58,90; max-min: 21,20 (35,99%); mid: 48,30;
2,00 (3,98%)

Family workers

(descending): 32 in the world of 119 (73,95%); 5 place in America 27 (85,19%)
17,78 % (3,56 % annual) ↗
min: 4,10; max: 15,90; max-min: 11,80 (74,21%); mid: 10,00;
-1,000 (-11,11%)
4,90 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 47 in the world of 142 (67,61%); 8 place in America 30 (76,67%)
53,06 % (10,61 % annual) ↗
min: 2,30; max: 10,50; max-min: 8,20 (78,10%); mid: 6,40;
-1,50 (-30,61%)
15,50 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 24 in the world of 114 (79,82%); 4 place in America 25 (88%)
12,90 % (2,58 % annual) ↗
min: 7; max: 24,10; max-min: 17,10 (70,95%); mid: 15,55;
-0,050 (-0,323%)

Wage workers

56,80 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 56 in the world of 134 (58,96%); 8 place in America 29 (75,86%)
3,52 % (0,704 % annual) ↘
min: 45,10; max: 59,30; max-min: 14,20 (23,95%); mid: 52,20;
4,60 (8,10%)
61,30 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 95 in the world of 153 (38,56%); 21 place in America 32 (37,50%)
8,16 % (1,63 % annual) ↘
min: 38; max: 61,80; max-min: 23,80 (38,51%); mid: 49,90;
11,40 (18,60%)
49,70 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 103 in the world of 129 (20,93%); 25 place in America 29 (17,24%)
2,21 % (0,443 % annual) ↘
min: 41,10; max: 57; max-min: 15,90 (27,89%); mid: 49,05;
0,650 (1,31%)

Employers in Ecuador


Employers

3 % of total labor force[?] (2013)
(descending): 96 in the world of 120 (20,83%); 22 place in America 23 (8,70%)
13,33 % (2,67 % annual) ↗
min: 3; max: 8,50; max-min: 5,50 (64,71%); mid: 5,75;
-2,75 (-91,67%)

Employers

3,80 % of male labor force[?] (2013)
(descending): 93 in the world of 119 (22,69%); 22 place in America 23 (8,70%)
15,79 % (3,16 % annual) ↗
min: 3,80; max: 10,80; max-min: 7,00 (64,81%); mid: 7,30;
-3,50 (-92,11%)

Employers

1,60 % of female labor force[?] (2013)
(descending): 105 in the world of 116 (10,34%); 22 place in America 22 (4,55%)
18,75 % (3,75 % annual) ↗
min: 1,60; max: 5,70; max-min: 4,10 (71,93%); mid: 3,65;
-2,05 (-128,12%)

Structure of the labor force by education in Ecuador


Labor force with primary education

46,50 {% of total[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 18 in the world of 93 (81,72%); 8 place in America 23 (69,57%)
5,16 % (1,03 % annual) ↗
min: 30,70; max: 50,90; max-min: 20,20 (39,69%); mid: 40,80;
5,70 (12,26%)
(descending): 19 in the world of 89 (79,78%); 9 place in America 22 (63,64%)
6,33 % (1,27 % annual) ↗
min: 32,50; max: 53,80; max-min: 21,30 (39,59%); mid: 43,15;
5,85 (11,94%)
42,60 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 10 in the world of 88 (89,77%); 5 place in America 21 (80,95%)
3,52 % (0,704 % annual) ↗
min: 27,90; max: 46,60; max-min: 18,70 (40,13%); mid: 37,25;
5,35 (12,56%)

Labor force with secondary education

29 {% of total[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 64 in the world of 94 (32,98%); 16 place in America 23 (34,78%)
17,93 % (3,59 % annual) ↘
min: 23,80; max: 41,90; max-min: 18,10 (43,20%); mid: 32,85;
-3,85 (-13,28%)
(descending): 60 in the world of 89 (33,71%); 15 place in America 22 (36,36%)
19,67 % (3,93 % annual) ↘
min: 24,10; max: 42,20; max-min: 18,10 (42,89%); mid: 33,15;
-3,15 (-10,50%)
27,30 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 67 in the world of 89 (25,84%); 18 place in America 22 (22,73%)
14,29 % (2,86 % annual) ↘
min: 23,40; max: 41,50; max-min: 18,10 (43,61%); mid: 32,45;
-5,15 (-18,86%)

Labor force with tertiary education

20,70 {% of total[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 69 in the world of 98 (30,61%); 15 place in America 25 (44%)
6,76 % (1,35 % annual) ↗
min: 18,90; max: 26,80; max-min: 7,90 (29,48%); mid: 22,85;
-2,15 (-10,39%)
17,60 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 61 in the world of 90 (33,33%); 10 place in America 23 (60,87%)
8,52 % (1,70 % annual) ↗
min: 16,80; max: 24,40; max-min: 7,60 (31,15%); mid: 20,60;
-3,00 (-17,05%)
25,50 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 67 in the world of 92 (28,26%); 14 place in America 24 (45,83%)
4,31 % (0,863 % annual) ↗
min: 21,90; max: 30,70; max-min: 8,80 (28,66%); mid: 26,30;
-0,800 (-3,14%)

Intentional homicides

8,20 per 100,000 people[?] (2014)
(ascending): 107 in the world of 185 (42,70%); 5 place in America 36 (88,89%)
115,85 % (23,17 % annual) ↗
min: 8,20; max: 18; max-min: 9,80 (54,44%); mid: 13,10;
-4,90 (-59,76%)

Losses due to theft, robbery, vandalism, and arson

1 % sales[?] (2010)
(ascending): 71 in the world of 96 (27,08%); 17 place in America 25 (36%)

Corruption in Ecuador


Bribery incidence

1,70 % of firms experiencing at least one bribe payment request[?] (2010)
(2010) (ascending): 5 in the world of 130 (96,92%); 3 place in America 31 (93,55%)
1 007 % (201,47 % annual) ↗
min: 1,70; max: 15,40; max-min: 13,70 (88,96%); mid: 8,55;
-6,85 (-402,94%)

Firms expected to give gifts in meetings with tax officials

0,400 % of firms[?] (2010)
(2010) (ascending): 4 in the world of 132 (97,73%); 2 place in America 30 (96,67%)
3 406 % (681,25 % annual) ↗
min: 0,400; max: 11,30; max-min: 10,90 (96,46%); mid: 5,85;
-5,45 (-1 363%)

Informal payments to public officials

11,80 % of firms[?] (2010)
(2010) (ascending): 41 in the world of 134 (70,15%); 17 place in America 30 (46,67%)
102,75 % (20,55 % annual) ↗
min: 11,80; max: 21,50; max-min: 9,70 (45,12%); mid: 16,65;
-4,85 (-41,10%)

Social programs in Ecuador


Adequacy of social insurance programs

39,96 % of total welfare of beneficiary households[?] (2012)
(descending): 19 in the world of 59 (69,49%); 7 place in America 16 (62,50%)
7,62 % (1,52 % annual) ↘
min: 34,20; max: 39,96; max-min: 5,76 (14,42%); mid: 37,08;
2,88 (7,21%)

Adequacy of social protection and labor programs

24,53 % of total welfare of beneficiary households[?] (2012)
(descending): 31 in the world of 63 (52,38%); 7 place in America 17 (64,71%)
1,53 % (0,306 % annual) ↘
min: 20,84; max: 24,53; max-min: 3,69 (15,03%); mid: 22,69;
1,84 (7,51%)

Adequacy of social safety net programs

10,42 % of total welfare of beneficiary households[?] (2012)
(descending): 24 in the world of 57 (59,65%); 4 place in America 15 (80%)
9,68 % (1,94 % annual) ↗
min: 10,42; max: 11,43; max-min: 1,01 (8,82%); mid: 10,92;
-0,504 (-4,84%)