Public sector in Tunisia

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Public sector in Tunisia


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Army in Tunisia


Armed forces personnel, total

47 800 number of people[?] (2014)
(descending): 74 in the world of 169 (56,80%); 14 in Africa from 51 (74,51%)

Military expenditure

2,28 % of GDP[?] (2015)
(descending): 43 in the world of 155 (72,90%); 13 in Africa from 48 (75%)
43,06 % (8,61 % annual) ↘
min: 1,26; max: 2,32; max-min: 1,06 (45,58%); mid: 1,79;
0,488 (21,44%)

Armed forces personnel

1,19 % of total labor force[?] (2014)
(descending): 56 in the world of 166 (66,87%); 10 in Africa from 49 (81,63%)
5,64 % (1,13 % annual) ↗
min: 1,19; max: 2,03; max-min: 0,845 (41,57%); mid: 1,61;
-0,423 (-35,57%)

Unemployment in Tunisia


Unemployment

13,30 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 147 in the world of 174 (16,09%); 39 in Africa from 50 (24%)
2,26 % (0,451 % annual) ↘
min: 12,40; max: 18,30; max-min: 5,90 (32,24%); mid: 15,35;
-2,05 (-15,41%)
12,40 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 149 in the world of 174 (14,94%); 40 in Africa from 50 (22%)
1,61 % (0,323 % annual) ↘
min: 11,60; max: 17,10; max-min: 5,50 (32,16%); mid: 14,35;
-1,95 (-15,73%)
15,80 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 144 in the world of 174 (17,82%); 38 in Africa from 50 (26%)
3,16 % (0,633 % annual) ↘
min: 14,60; max: 21,60; max-min: 7 (32,41%); mid: 18,10;
-2,30 (-14,56%)

Unemployment with primary education

22,40 {% of total unemployment[?]}
(2011)
(ascending): 19 in the world of 91 (80,22%); 1 in Africa from 10 (100%)
7,59 % (1,52 % annual) ↗
min: 22,40; max: 53,40; max-min: 31,00 (58,05%); mid: 37,90;
-15,50 (-69,20%)
(ascending): 103 in the world of 121 (15,70%); 8 in Africa from 14 (50%)
31,90 {% of female unemployment[?]}
(2005)
(ascending): 11 in the world of 121 (91,74%); 2 in Africa from 14 (92,86%)

Unemployment with secondary education

42,50 {% of total unemployment[?]}
(2011)
(ascending): 67 in the world of 95 (30,53%); 11 in Africa from 12 (16,67%)
7,29 % (1,46 % annual) ↘
min: 25,80; max: 42,50; max-min: 16,70 (39,29%); mid: 34,15;
8,35 (19,65%)
37,30 {% of male unemployment[?]}
(2005)
(ascending): 42 in the world of 119 (65,55%); 9 in Africa from 14 (42,86%)
38,50 {% of female unemployment[?]}
(2005)
(ascending): 94 in the world of 120 (22,50%); 11 in Africa from 14 (28,57%)

Unemployment with tertiary education

30,90 {% of total unemployment[?]}
(2011)
(ascending): 66 in the world of 96 (32,29%); 8 in Africa from 11 (36,36%)
3,56 % (0,712 % annual) ↗
min: 1,30; max: 32; max-min: 30,70 (95,94%); mid: 16,65;
14,25 (46,12%)
(ascending): 97 in the world of 119 (19,33%); 12 in Africa from 14 (21,43%)
23,30 {% of female unemployment[?]}
(2005)
(ascending): 116 in the world of 118 (2,54%); 13 in Africa from 13 (7,69%)

Employment of the population in Tunisia


Employment in agriculture

14,80 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 58 in the world of 135 (57,78%); 20 in Africa from 24 (20,83%)
18,92 % (3,78 % annual) ↗
min: 14,80; max: 33,40; max-min: 18,60 (55,69%); mid: 24,10;
-9,30 (-62,84%)
26,50 {% of male labor force[?]}
(1989)
(descending): 40 in the world of 106 (63,21%); 13 in Africa from 15 (20%)
13,42 % (2,68 % annual) ↗
min: 26,50; max: 34,50; max-min: 8 (23,19%); mid: 30,50;
-4 (-15,09%)
22,70 {% of female labor force[?]}
(1989)
(descending): 29 in the world of 102 (72,55%); 13 in Africa from 15 (20%)
13,31 % (2,66 % annual) ↗
min: 22,70; max: 29,50; max-min: 6,80 (23,05%); mid: 26,10;
-3,40 (-14,98%)

Employment in industry

33,50 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 11 in the world of 141 (92,91%); 1 in Africa from 24 (100%)
2,39 % (0,478 % annual) ↘
min: 31,70; max: 34,50; max-min: 2,80 (8,12%); mid: 33,10;
0,400 (1,19%)
31,10 {% of male labor force[?]}
(1989)
(descending): 57 in the world of 106 (47,17%); 3 in Africa from 15 (86,67%)
2,57 % (0,514 % annual) ↘
min: 29,30; max: 31,10; max-min: 1,80 (5,79%); mid: 30,20;
0,900 (2,89%)
44,10 {% of female labor force[?]}
(1989)
(descending): 5 in the world of 106 (96,23%); 3 in Africa from 15 (86,67%)
3,73 % (0,746 % annual) ↗
min: 44,10; max: 47,80; max-min: 3,70 (7,74%); mid: 45,95;
-1,85 (-4,20%)

Employment in services

51,50 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 98 in the world of 140 (30,71%); 8 in Africa from 24 (70,83%)
5,24 % (1,05 % annual) ↘
min: 29,10; max: 51,50; max-min: 22,40 (43,50%); mid: 40,30;
11,20 (21,75%)
40,80 {% of male labor force[?]}
(1989)
(descending): 68 in the world of 106 (36,79%); 4 in Africa from 15 (80%)
9,91 % (1,98 % annual) ↘
min: 31,70; max: 40,80; max-min: 9,10 (22,30%); mid: 36,25;
4,55 (11,15%)
32,10 {% of female labor force[?]}
(1989)
(descending): 89 in the world of 106 (16,98%); 8 in Africa from 15 (53,33%)
16,61 % (3,32 % annual) ↘
min: 20,10; max: 32,10; max-min: 12,00 (37,38%); mid: 26,10;
6,00 (18,69%)

Labor force structure by type of employment in Tunisia


Self-employed workers

27,90 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 60 in the world of 130 (54,62%); 19 in Africa from 24 (25%)
12,90 % (2,58 % annual) ↗
min: 23,70; max: 35,60; max-min: 11,90 (33,43%); mid: 29,65;
-1,75 (-6,27%)
31,40 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 51 in the world of 126 (60,32%); 15 in Africa from 22 (36,36%)
6,05 % (1,21 % annual) ↗
min: 28,90; max: 33,30; max-min: 4,40 (13,21%); mid: 31,10;
0,300 (0,955%)
19,80 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 68 in the world of 126 (46,83%); 18 in Africa from 22 (22,73%)
31,82 % (6,36 % annual) ↗
min: 19,80; max: 41,10; max-min: 21,30 (51,82%); mid: 30,45;
-10,65 (-53,79%)

Family workers

3,80 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 56 in the world of 119 (53,78%); 17 in Africa from 23 (30,43%)
52,63 % (10,53 % annual) ↗
min: 0,900; max: 8,90; max-min: 8,00 (89,89%); mid: 4,90;
-1,10 (-28,95%)
3,50 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 38 in the world of 114 (67,54%); 15 in Africa from 22 (36,36%)
11,43 % (2,29 % annual) ↗
min: 1; max: 5,70; max-min: 4,70 (82,46%); mid: 3,35;
0,150 (4,29%)
6,90 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 56 in the world of 114 (51,75%); 15 in Africa from 20 (30%)
69,57 % (13,91 % annual) ↗
min: 0,800; max: 21,80; max-min: 21,00 (96,33%); mid: 11,30;
-4,40 (-63,77%)

Wage workers

(descending): 72 in the world of 134 (47,01%); 6 in Africa from 25 (80%)
4,86 % (0,972 % annual) ↘
min: 64,30; max: 75,50; max-min: 11,20 (14,83%); mid: 69,90;
2,10 (2,92%)
68,60 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 75 in the world of 129 (42,64%); 9 in Africa from 23 (65,22%)
2,77 % (0,554 % annual) ↘
min: 66,70; max: 70,50; max-min: 3,80 (5,39%); mid: 68,60;
-0,0000000 (-0,0000000%)
80,20 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 58 in the world of 129 (55,81%); 4 in Africa from 23 (86,96%)
7,86 % (1,57 % annual) ↘
min: 58,60; max: 80,20; max-min: 21,60 (26,93%); mid: 69,40;
10,80 (13,47%)

Employers in Tunisia


Employers

24,10 % of total labor force[?] (2013)
(descending): 4 in the world of 120 (97,50%); 2 in Africa from 25 (96%)
73,31 % (14,66 % annual) ↘
min: 2,70; max: 24,10; max-min: 21,40 (88,80%); mid: 13,40;
10,70 (44,40%)

Employers

8,30 % of male labor force[?] (2012)
(descending): 14 in the world of 119 (89,08%); 2 in Africa from 24 (95,83%)
6,69 % (1,34 % annual) ↘
min: 3,30; max: 8,30; max-min: 5,00 (60,24%); mid: 5,80;
2,50 (30,12%)

Employers

2,60 % of female labor force[?] (2012)
(descending): 29 in the world of 116 (75,86%); 2 in Africa from 22 (95,45%)
7,26 % (1,45 % annual) ↘
min: 0,900; max: 2,60; max-min: 1,70 (65,38%); mid: 1,75;
0,850 (32,69%)

Structure of the labor force by education in Tunisia


Labor force with primary education

33,10 {% of total[?]}
(2011)
(descending): 42 in the world of 93 (55,91%); 9 in Africa from 10 (20%)
2,72 % (0,544 % annual) ↗
min: 33,10; max: 44,20; max-min: 11,10 (25,11%); mid: 38,65;
-5,55 (-16,77%)
46,80 {% of male labor force[?]}
(1997)
(descending): 25 in the world of 98 (75,51%); 4 in Africa from 11 (72,73%)
4,56 % (0,912 % annual) ↘
min: 43,60; max: 46,80; max-min: 3,20 (6,84%); mid: 45,20;
1,60 (3,42%)
36,10 {% of female labor force[?]}
(1997)
(descending): 32 in the world of 98 (68,37%); 6 in Africa from 11 (54,55%)
2,03 % (0,406 % annual) ↘
min: 35; max: 36,10; max-min: 1,10 (3,05%); mid: 35,55;
0,550 (1,52%)

Labor force with secondary education

37,90 {% of total[?]}
(2011)
(descending): 50 in the world of 94 (47,87%); 2 in Africa from 10 (90%)
1,06 % (0,211 % annual) ↘
min: 28,10; max: 37,90; max-min: 9,80 (25,86%); mid: 33,00;
4,90 (12,93%)
29,40 {% of male labor force[?]}
(1997)
(descending): 56 in the world of 96 (42,71%); 3 in Africa from 10 (80%)
4,08 % (0,816 % annual) ↘
min: 27,60; max: 29,40; max-min: 1,80 (6,12%); mid: 28,50;
0,900 (3,06%)
30,80 {% of female labor force[?]}
(1997)
(descending): 57 in the world of 96 (41,67%); 4 in Africa from 10 (70%)
2,81 % (0,563 % annual) ↘
min: 29,50; max: 30,80; max-min: 1,30 (4,22%); mid: 30,15;
0,650 (2,11%)

Labor force with tertiary education

19,40 {% of total[?]}
(2011)
(descending): 51 in the world of 98 (48,98%); 1 in Africa from 10 (100%)
6,19 % (1,24 % annual) ↘
min: 6; max: 19,40; max-min: 13,40 (69,07%); mid: 12,70;
6,70 (34,54%)
6,50 {% of male labor force[?]}
(1997)
(descending): 82 in the world of 98 (17,35%); 5 in Africa from 11 (63,64%)
9,23 % (1,85 % annual) ↘
min: 5,60; max: 6,50; max-min: 0,900 (13,85%); mid: 6,05;
0,450 (6,92%)
8,90 {% of female labor force[?]}
(1997)
(descending): 78 in the world of 98 (21,43%); 5 in Africa from 11 (63,64%)
11,99 % (2,40 % annual) ↘
min: 7,30; max: 8,90; max-min: 1,60 (17,98%); mid: 8,10;
0,800 (8,99%)

Intentional homicides

3,10 per 100,000 people[?] (2012)
(ascending): 86 in the world of 185 (54,05%); 14 in Africa from 52 (75%)
12,90 % (2,58 % annual) ↘
min: 1,90; max: 3,10; max-min: 1,20 (38,71%); mid: 2,50;
0,600 (19,35%)

Losses due to theft, robbery, vandalism, and arson

1 % sales[?] (2013)
(ascending): 66 in the world of 96 (32,29%); 16 in Africa from 27 (44,44%)

Corruption in Tunisia


Bribery incidence

10,30 % of firms experiencing at least one bribe payment request[?] (2013)
(ascending): 37 in the world of 104 (65,38%); 4 in Africa from 28 (89,29%)

Firms expected to give gifts in meetings with tax officials

4,90 % of firms[?] (2013)
(ascending): 26 in the world of 97 (74,23%); 5 in Africa from 28 (85,71%)

Informal payments to public officials

5,70 % of firms[?] (2013)
(ascending): 18 in the world of 95 (82,11%); 4 in Africa from 26 (88,46%)

Adequacy of social protection and labor programs

3,80 % of total welfare of beneficiary households[?] (2010)
(descending): 60 in the world of 63 (6,35%); 15 in Africa from 17 (17,65%)

Adequacy of social safety net programs

3,80 % of total welfare of beneficiary households[?] (2010)
(descending): 43 in the world of 57 (26,32%); 10 in Africa from 16 (43,75%)