Public sector in Uganda

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Public sector in Uganda


The continent: Africa
  
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Army in Uganda


Armed forces personnel, total

46 800 number of people[?] (2014)
(descending): 77 in the world of 169 (55,03%); 15 in Africa from 51 (72,55%)

Military expenditure

1,20 % of GDP[?] (2015)
(descending): 92 in the world of 155 (41,29%); 30 in Africa from 48 (39,58%)
169,86 % (33,97 % annual) ↗
min: 1,20; max: 3,83; max-min: 2,63 (68,70%); mid: 2,51;
-1,31 (-109,64%)

Armed forces personnel

0,310 % of total labor force[?] (2014)
(descending): 139 in the world of 166 (16,87%); 27 in Africa from 49 (46,94%)
14,82 % (2,96 % annual) ↗
min: 0,310; max: 0,891; max-min: 0,582 (65,26%); mid: 0,601;
-0,291 (-93,91%)

Unemployment in Uganda


Unemployment

3,80 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 29 in the world of 174 (83,91%); 8 in Africa from 50 (86%)
10,53 % (2,11 % annual) ↗
min: 2; max: 4,20; max-min: 2,20 (52,38%); mid: 3,10;
0,700 (18,42%)
3,10 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 20 in the world of 174 (89,08%); 6 in Africa from 50 (90%)
12,90 % (2,58 % annual) ↗
min: 1,70; max: 3,50; max-min: 1,80 (51,43%); mid: 2,60;
0,500 (16,13%)
4,60 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 36 in the world of 174 (79,89%); 9 in Africa from 50 (84%)
6,52 % (1,30 % annual) ↗
min: 2,30; max: 5; max-min: 2,70 (54,00%); mid: 3,65;
0,950 (20,65%)

Employment of the population in Uganda


Employment in agriculture

71,90 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 4 in the world of 135 (97,78%); 4 in Africa from 24 (87,50%)
1,98 % (0,396 % annual) ↗
min: 65,50; max: 73,80; max-min: 8,30 (11,25%); mid: 69,65;
2,25 (3,13%)
69,80 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2009)
(descending): 2 in the world of 158 (99,37%); 2 in Africa from 32 (96,88%)
7,74 % (1,55 % annual) ↘
min: 61,70; max: 69,80; max-min: 8,10 (11,60%); mid: 65,75;
4,05 (5,80%)
77,50 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2009)
(descending): 5 in the world of 153 (97,39%); 3 in Africa from 31 (93,55%)
1,55 % (0,310 % annual) ↘
min: 75,70; max: 77,50; max-min: 1,80 (2,32%); mid: 76,60;
0,900 (1,16%)

Employment in industry

4,40 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 141 in the world of 141 (0,709%); 24 in Africa from 24 (4,17%)
46,02 % (9,20 % annual) ↗
min: 4,40; max: 7,80; max-min: 3,40 (43,59%); mid: 6,10;
-1,70 (-38,64%)
9,70 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2009)
(descending): 152 in the world of 159 (5,03%); 27 in Africa from 32 (18,75%)
4,12 % (0,825 % annual) ↗
min: 9,70; max: 10,30; max-min: 0,600 (5,83%); mid: 10,00;
-0,300 (-3,09%)
4,60 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2009)
(descending): 134 in the world of 158 (15,82%); 21 in Africa from 32 (37,50%)
10,14 % (2,03 % annual) ↗
min: 4,60; max: 5,30; max-min: 0,700 (13,21%); mid: 4,95;
-0,350 (-7,61%)

Employment in services

20,20 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 136 in the world of 140 (3,57%); 20 in Africa from 24 (20,83%)
4,08 % (0,817 % annual) ↘
min: 19,10; max: 23,50; max-min: 4,40 (18,72%); mid: 21,30;
-1,10 (-5,45%)
20,50 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2009)
(descending): 158 in the world of 160 (1,88%); 31 in Africa from 33 (9,09%)
24,39 % (4,88 % annual) ↗
min: 20,50; max: 28; max-min: 7,50 (26,79%); mid: 24,25;
-3,75 (-18,29%)
17,80 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2009)
(descending): 154 in the world of 159 (3,77%); 30 in Africa from 32 (9,38%)
4,49 % (0,899 % annual) ↗
min: 17,80; max: 19; max-min: 1,20 (6,32%); mid: 18,40;
-0,600 (-3,37%)

Labor force structure by type of employment in Uganda


Self-employed workers

80,20 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 6 in the world of 130 (96,15%); 6 in Africa from 24 (79,17%)
3,55 % (0,711 % annual) ↘
min: 76,40; max: 85,80; max-min: 9,40 (10,96%); mid: 81,10;
-0,900 (-1,12%)
73,80 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 9 in the world of 126 (93,65%); 6 in Africa from 22 (77,27%)
1,63 % (0,325 % annual) ↗
min: 73,80; max: 79,90; max-min: 6,10 (7,63%); mid: 76,85;
-3,05 (-4,13%)
86,40 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 11 in the world of 126 (92,06%); 8 in Africa from 22 (68,18%)
2,12 % (0,424 % annual) ↗
min: 86,40; max: 92,50; max-min: 6,10 (6,59%); mid: 89,45;
-3,05 (-3,53%)

Family workers

26,50 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 11 in the world of 119 (91,60%); 7 in Africa from 23 (73,91%)
3,82 % (0,764 % annual) ↗
min: 26,10; max: 31,50; max-min: 5,40 (17,14%); mid: 28,80;
-2,30 (-8,68%)
22,80 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 7 in the world of 114 (94,74%); 5 in Africa from 22 (81,82%)
16,45 % (3,29 % annual) ↘
min: 10,30; max: 22,80; max-min: 12,50 (54,82%); mid: 16,55;
6,25 (27,41%)
30,20 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 19 in the world of 114 (84,21%); 9 in Africa from 20 (60%)
10,23 % (2,05 % annual) ↗
min: 30,20; max: 43,30; max-min: 13,10 (30,25%); mid: 36,75;
-6,55 (-21,69%)

Wage workers

19,60 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 128 in the world of 134 (5,22%); 20 in Africa from 25 (24%)
15,31 % (3,06 % annual) ↗
min: 14,30; max: 23,60; max-min: 9,30 (39,41%); mid: 18,95;
0,650 (3,32%)
26,10 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 120 in the world of 129 (7,75%); 17 in Africa from 23 (30,43%)
4,48 % (0,897 % annual) ↘
min: 20,30; max: 26,10; max-min: 5,80 (22,22%); mid: 23,20;
2,90 (11,11%)
13,40 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 115 in the world of 129 (11,63%); 12 in Africa from 23 (52,17%)
13,21 % (2,64 % annual) ↘
min: 7,50; max: 13,40; max-min: 5,90 (44,03%); mid: 10,45;
2,95 (22,01%)

Employers in Uganda


Employers

1,30 % of total labor force[?] (2013)
(descending): 100 in the world of 120 (17,50%); 16 in Africa from 25 (40%)
23,08 % (4,62 % annual) ↘
min: 0,300; max: 1,30; max-min: 1,000 (76,92%); mid: 0,800;
0,500 (38,46%)

Employers

1,70 % of male labor force[?] (2013)
(descending): 96 in the world of 119 (20,17%); 14 in Africa from 24 (45,83%)
22,94 % (4,59 % annual) ↘
min: 0,400; max: 1,70; max-min: 1,30 (76,47%); mid: 1,05;
0,650 (38,24%)

Employers

0,800 % of female labor force[?] (2013)
(descending): 84 in the world of 116 (28,45%); 13 in Africa from 22 (45,45%)
22,50 % (4,50 % annual) ↘
min: 0,100; max: 0,800; max-min: 0,700 (87,50%); mid: 0,450;
0,350 (43,75%)

Structure of the labor force by education in Uganda


Labor force with primary education

69,60 {% of total[?]}
(1994)
(descending): 5 in the world of 82 (95,12%); 1 in Africa from 10 (100%)
41,74 % (8,35 % annual) ↘
min: 49,40; max: 69,60; max-min: 20,20 (29,02%); mid: 59,50;
10,10 (14,51%)
76,30 {% of male labor force[?]}
(1994)
(descending): 2 in the world of 79 (98,73%); 1 in Africa from 9 (100%)
37,09 % (7,42 % annual) ↘
min: 56,60; max: 76,30; max-min: 19,70 (25,82%); mid: 66,45;
9,85 (12,91%)
63,30 {% of female labor force[?]}
(1994)
(descending): 5 in the world of 80 (95%); 1 in Africa from 9 (100%)
51,11 % (10,22 % annual) ↘
min: 40,90; max: 63,30; max-min: 22,40 (35,39%); mid: 52,10;
11,20 (17,69%)

Labor force with secondary education

3,50 {% of total[?]}
(1994)
(descending): 79 in the world of 80 (2,50%); 9 in Africa from 10 (20%)
390,00 % (78,00 % annual) ↗
min: 3,50; max: 13,10; max-min: 9,60 (73,28%); mid: 8,30;
-4,80 (-137,14%)
4,90 {% of male labor force[?]}
(1994)
(descending): 77 in the world of 77 (1,30%); 8 in Africa from 8 (12,50%)
327,55 % (65,51 % annual) ↗
min: 4,90; max: 16,30; max-min: 11,40 (69,94%); mid: 10,60;
-5,70 (-116,33%)
2,20 {% of female labor force[?]}
(1994)
(descending): 77 in the world of 78 (2,56%); 7 in Africa from 8 (25%)
461,36 % (92,27 % annual) ↗
min: 2,20; max: 9,30; max-min: 7,10 (76,34%); mid: 5,75;
-3,55 (-161,36%)

Labor force with tertiary education

2,40 {% of total[?]}
(1994)
(descending): 77 in the world of 81 (6,17%); 6 in Africa from 9 (44,44%)
3,10 {% of male labor force[?]}
(1994)
(descending): 75 in the world of 80 (7,50%); 6 in Africa from 9 (44,44%)
1,70 {% of female labor force[?]}
(1994)
(descending): 76 in the world of 80 (6,25%); 6 in Africa from 9 (44,44%)

Crime in Uganda


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

34,60 % of women ages 15-49[?] (2011)
(ascending): 42 in the world of 52 (21,15%); 7 in Africa from 15 (60%)
6,01 % (1,20 % annual) ↗
min: 34,60; max: 45; max-min: 10,40 (23,11%); mid: 39,80;
-5,20 (-15,03%)

Intentional homicides

11,80 per 100,000 people[?] (2014)
(ascending): 157 in the world of 185 (15,68%); 45 in Africa from 52 (15,38%)
19,49 % (3,90 % annual) ↘
min: 7,60; max: 11,80; max-min: 4,20 (35,59%); mid: 9,70;
2,10 (17,80%)

Losses due to theft, robbery, vandalism, and arson

0,700 % sales[?] (2013)
(ascending): 51 in the world of 96 (47,92%); 11 in Africa from 27 (62,96%)
18,37 % (3,67 % annual) ↗
min: 0,700; max: 1; max-min: 0,300 (30%); mid: 0,850;
-0,150 (-21,43%)

Corruption in Uganda


Bribery incidence

22 % of firms experiencing at least one bribe payment request[?] (2013)
(ascending): 74 in the world of 104 (29,81%); 18 in Africa from 28 (39,29%)
6,62 % (1,32 % annual) ↘
min: 18,60; max: 22; max-min: 3,40 (15,45%); mid: 20,30;
1,70 (7,73%)

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

2 [?] (2015)
(ascending): 4 in the world of 82 (96,34%); 3 in Africa from 40 (95%)
25 % (5 % annual) ↗
min: 2; max: 3; max-min: 1 (33,33%); mid: 2,50;
-0,500 (-25%)

Firms expected to give gifts in meetings with tax officials

14,30 % of firms[?] (2013)
(ascending): 59 in the world of 97 (40,21%); 15 in Africa from 28 (50%)
0,599 % (0,120 % annual) ↗
min: 14,30; max: 14,50; max-min: 0,200 (1,38%); mid: 14,40;
-0,100 (-0,699%)

Informal payments to public officials

27,80 % of firms[?] (2013)
(ascending): 61 in the world of 95 (36,84%); 17 in Africa from 26 (38,46%)
36,84 % (7,37 % annual) ↗
min: 27,80; max: 51,70; max-min: 23,90 (46,23%); mid: 39,75;
-11,95 (-42,99%)

Social programs in Uganda


Adequacy of social insurance programs

19,12 % of total welfare of beneficiary households[?] (2012)
(descending): 43 in the world of 59 (28,81%); 8 in Africa from 13 (46,15%)
13,00 % (2,60 % annual) ↘
min: 15,39; max: 23,16; max-min: 7,76 (33,53%); mid: 19,27;
-0,152 (-0,796%)

Adequacy of social protection and labor programs

13,58 % of total welfare of beneficiary households[?] (2012)
(descending): 50 in the world of 63 (22,22%); 11 in Africa from 17 (41,18%)
3,94 % (0,787 % annual) ↘
min: 12,78; max: 23,16; max-min: 10,38 (44,82%); mid: 17,97;
-4,39 (-32,31%)

Adequacy of social safety net programs

9,50 % of total welfare of beneficiary households[?] (2012)
(descending): 16 in the world of 57 (73,68%); 6 in Africa from 16 (68,75%)
22,80 % (4,56 % annual) ↘
min: 6,25; max: 9,50; max-min: 3,25 (34,20%); mid: 7,87;
1,62 (17,10%)