Public sector in Nicaragua

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Public sector in Nicaragua


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Army in Nicaragua


Armed forces personnel, total

12 000 number of people[?] (2014)
(descending): 122 in the world of 169 (28,40%); 19 place in America 30 (40%)

Military expenditure

0,564 % of GDP[?] (2015)
(descending): 141 in the world of 155 (9,68%); 22 place in America 23 (8,70%)
10,24 % (2,05 % annual) ↘
min: 0,498; max: 4,00; max-min: 3,50 (87,56%); mid: 2,25;
-1,69 (-298,76%)

Armed forces personnel

0,452 % of total labor force[?] (2014)
(descending): 121 in the world of 166 (27,71%); 23 place in America 29 (24,14%)
9,90 % (1,98 % annual) ↗
min: 0,452; max: 2,12; max-min: 1,67 (78,71%); mid: 1,29;
-0,835 (-184,87%)

Unemployment in Nicaragua


Unemployment

5,30 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 64 in the world of 174 (63,79%); 12 place in America 30 (63,33%)
50,94 % (10,19 % annual) ↗
min: 4; max: 8; max-min: 4 (50%); mid: 6;
-0,700 (-13,21%)
5,30 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 69 in the world of 174 (60,92%); 13 place in America 30 (60%)
41,51 % (8,30 % annual) ↗
min: 4; max: 7,90; max-min: 3,90 (49,37%); mid: 5,95;
-0,650 (-12,26%)
5,30 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 56 in the world of 174 (68,39%); 10 place in America 30 (70%)
66,04 % (13,21 % annual) ↗
min: 3,70; max: 8,80; max-min: 5,10 (57,95%); mid: 6,25;
-0,950 (-17,92%)

Unemployment with primary education

28,40 {% of total unemployment[?]}
(2010)
(ascending): 68 in the world of 91 (26,37%); 13 place in America 19 (36,84%)
(ascending): 60 in the world of 88 (32,95%); 11 place in America 18 (44,44%)
26,40 {% of female unemployment[?]}
(2010)
(ascending): 72 in the world of 81 (12,35%); 11 place in America 16 (37,50%)

Unemployment with secondary education

44,90 {% of total unemployment[?]}
(2010)
(ascending): 29 in the world of 95 (70,53%); 6 place in America 20 (75%)
46,20 {% of male unemployment[?]}
(2010)
(ascending): 28 in the world of 89 (69,66%); 7 place in America 19 (68,42%)
43,30 {% of female unemployment[?]}
(2010)
(ascending): 22 in the world of 87 (75,86%); 4 place in America 19 (84,21%)

Unemployment with tertiary education

19,60 {% of total unemployment[?]}
(2010)
(ascending): 25 in the world of 96 (75%); 7 place in America 21 (71,43%)
15,90 {% of male unemployment[?]}
(2010)
(ascending): 35 in the world of 88 (61,36%); 9 place in America 18 (55,56%)
23,90 {% of female unemployment[?]}
(2010)
(ascending): 9 in the world of 90 (91,11%); 4 place in America 21 (85,71%)

Employment of the population in Nicaragua


Employment in agriculture

32,20 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 12 in the world of 135 (91,85%); 1 place in America 28 (100%)
41,20 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2008)
(descending): 35 in the world of 158 (78,48%); 3 place in America 34 (94,12%)
0,243 % (0,049 % annual) ↗
min: 41,20; max: 43,10; max-min: 1,90 (4,41%); mid: 42,15;
-0,950 (-2,31%)
6,20 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2008)
(descending): 116 in the world of 153 (24,84%); 21 place in America 34 (41,18%)
33,87 % (6,77 % annual) ↗
min: 6,20; max: 10,60; max-min: 4,40 (41,51%); mid: 8,40;
-2,20 (-35,48%)

Employment in industry

16,50 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 136 in the world of 141 (4,26%); 28 place in America 29 (6,90%)
20,10 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2008)
(descending): 126 in the world of 159 (21,38%); 32 place in America 34 (8,82%)
18,80 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2008)
(descending): 25 in the world of 158 (84,81%); 4 place in America 34 (91,18%)
1,60 % (0,319 % annual) ↗
min: 16,60; max: 19,30; max-min: 2,70 (13,99%); mid: 17,95;
0,850 (4,52%)

Employment in services

51,30 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 115 in the world of 140 (18,57%); 28 place in America 29 (6,90%)
38,70 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2008)
(descending): 115 in the world of 160 (28,75%); 31 place in America 34 (11,76%)
0,258 % (0,052 % annual) ↘
min: 37; max: 38,70; max-min: 1,70 (4,39%); mid: 37,85;
0,850 (2,20%)
(descending): 59 in the world of 159 (63,52%); 20 place in America 34 (44,12%)
3,20 % (0,640 % annual) ↘
min: 71,70; max: 75; max-min: 3,30 (4,40%); mid: 73,35;
1,65 (2,20%)

Labor force structure by type of employment in Nicaragua


Self-employed workers

(descending): 18 in the world of 130 (86,92%); 1 place in America 29 (100%)
50,80 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 26 in the world of 126 (80,16%); 4 place in America 28 (89,29%)
58,50 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 13 in the world of 126 (90,48%); 1 place in America 28 (100%)

Family workers

17,40 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 5 in the world of 119 (96,64%); 1 place in America 27 (100%)
15,80 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 11 in the world of 114 (91,23%); 1 place in America 24 (100%)
19,70 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 5 in the world of 114 (96,49%); 1 place in America 25 (100%)

Wage workers

(descending): 113 in the world of 134 (16,42%); 28 place in America 29 (6,90%)
49,20 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 102 in the world of 129 (21,71%); 24 place in America 28 (17,86%)
41,50 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 113 in the world of 129 (13,18%); 28 place in America 29 (6,90%)

Employers in Nicaragua


Employers

6,80 % of total labor force[?] (2010)
(descending): 8 in the world of 120 (94,17%); 3 place in America 23 (91,30%)

Employers

9,70 % of male labor force[?] (2010)
(descending): 5 in the world of 119 (96,64%); 2 place in America 23 (95,65%)

Employers

2,80 % of female labor force[?] (2010)
(descending): 12 in the world of 116 (90,52%); 4 place in America 22 (86,36%)

Structure of the labor force by education in Nicaragua


Labor force with primary education

37,70 {% of total[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 26 in the world of 93 (73,12%); 12 place in America 23 (52,17%)
40,70 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 24 in the world of 89 (74,16%); 12 place in America 22 (50%)
33,50 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 18 in the world of 88 (80,68%); 9 place in America 21 (61,90%)

Labor force with secondary education

34,80 {% of total[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 62 in the world of 94 (35,11%); 15 place in America 23 (39,13%)
33,20 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 64 in the world of 89 (29,21%); 16 place in America 22 (31,82%)
37,10 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 61 in the world of 89 (32,58%); 15 place in America 22 (36,36%)

Labor force with tertiary education

12,90 {% of total[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 86 in the world of 98 (13,27%); 19 place in America 25 (28%)
10,50 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 83 in the world of 90 (8,89%); 18 place in America 23 (26,09%)
16,20 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 87 in the world of 92 (6,52%); 22 place in America 24 (12,50%)

Crime in Nicaragua


Proportion of women subjected to physical and/or sexual violence in the last 12 months

9,30 % of women ages 15-49[?] (2007)
(2010) (ascending): 18 in the world of 57 (70,18%); 5 place in America 9 (55,56%)

Intentional homicides

11,50 per 100,000 people[?] (2012)
(ascending): 124 in the world of 185 (33,51%); 9 place in America 36 (77,78%)
19,13 % (3,83 % annual) ↗
min: 9,50; max: 15,25; max-min: 5,75 (37,69%); mid: 12,37;
-0,873 (-7,59%)

Losses due to theft, robbery, vandalism, and arson

2,20 % sales[?] (2010)
(ascending): 95 in the world of 96 (2,08%); 25 place in America 25 (4%)

Corruption in Nicaragua


Bribery incidence

8,60 % of firms experiencing at least one bribe payment request[?] (2010)
(ascending): 33 in the world of 104 (69,23%); 14 place in America 26 (50%)

CPIA transparency, accountability, and corruption in the public sector rating [1=low to 6=high]

3 [?] (2015)
(ascending): 33 in the world of 82 (60,98%); 2 place in America 9 (88,89%)
16,67 % (3,33 % annual) ↘
min: 2,50; max: 3,50; max-min: 1 (28,57%); mid: 3;
0 (0%)

Firms expected to give gifts in meetings with tax officials

4,20 % of firms[?] (2010)
(ascending): 34 in the world of 97 (65,98%); 15 place in America 25 (44%)

Informal payments to public officials

8,30 % of firms[?] (2010)
(2010) (ascending): 26 in the world of 134 (81,34%); 14 place in America 30 (56,67%)
134,04 % (26,81 % annual) ↗
min: 8,30; max: 17,20; max-min: 8,90 (51,74%); mid: 12,75;
-4,45 (-53,61%)

Social programs in Nicaragua


Adequacy of social insurance programs

24,72 % of total welfare of beneficiary households[?] (2009)
(2010) (descending): 50 in the world of 92 (46,74%); 12 place in America 19 (42,11%)
56,64 % (11,33 % annual) ↘
min: 10,72; max: 24,72; max-min: 14,00 (56,64%); mid: 17,72;
7,00 (28,32%)

Adequacy of social protection and labor programs

22,46 % of total welfare of beneficiary households[?] (2009)
(2010) (descending): 42 in the world of 102 (59,80%); 8 place in America 19 (63,16%)
52,28 % (10,46 % annual) ↘
min: 10,72; max: 22,46; max-min: 11,74 (52,28%); mid: 16,59;
5,87 (26,14%)

Adequacy of social safety net programs

4,42 % of total welfare of beneficiary households[?] (2009)
(2010) (descending): 68 in the world of 91 (26,37%); 17 place in America 19 (15,79%)