Sub Saharan Africa
This page in:
  • English
Go toThe World Bank Jobs
home

Regional Dashboard

Sub Saharan Africa

 (average across countries in the region)
Business Environment
Ease of Doing Business Index
N/A
  
Domestic credit to private sector (% of GDP)
45.5%
2016  
Mobile cellular subscriptions (per 100 people)
73
2016  
Roads, paved (% of total roads)
N/A
  
Labor Market Institutions
Minimum wage for a 19 year old or apprentice (US$/mn; 0=no min wage)
N/A
  
% of countries where legal provisions mandate equal pay for equal work
N/A
  
Weeks of severance pay for redundancy of experienced workers
N/A
  
Paid annual leave for a worker with 5 years of tenure (in working days)
N/A
  
Employment
GDP per person employed (constant 1990 PPP $)
$9,514
2016  
Labor force participation rate, total (% of total population ages 15+) (modeled ILO estimate)
68.2%
2016  
Total Employment (total, not average, for region)
373.3
2016  
Wage and salaried workers, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)
26%
2016  

 Explore Data

Access other country, regional or dimension dashboards

TOTAL UNEMPLOYMENT (% of total labor force)
Source: ILO, KILM database See more data
Unemployment Rates:
Source: ILO, KILM database. See more data
Density of New Firm Creation:
*Excluding countries designated by the IMF as off-shore financial centers
Source: WBG Entrepreneurship Snapshots. See more data
School Enrollment Rates:
Source: UNESCO Institute for Statistics. See more data
Employment Shares by Sector:
Source: ILO, KILM database. See more data