Rate of wage earners grew more than by 29,000 people

09.09.2022,16:42


September 9, Fineko/abc.az. As of 1 August 2022, the number of salaried employees in the country's economy amounted to 1.719 million (a rise of 29,400 people, or 1.7% versus the 2021 same term).

ABC.AZ informs with reference to the State Statistics Committee that of them, 897,500 people worked in the public sector of the economy and 821,600 ones in the non–state sector.

Employees were engaged in the following areas: 19.1% – in education, 18.7% – in trade; repair of vehicles, 12.7% – in industry, 8.2% – in health and social services to the population, 7.6% – in construction, 6.5% – in public administration and defense; social security, 4.3% – in transport and warehousing, 3.5% – in agriculture, forestry and fishing, 3.4% – in professional, scientific and technical activities, 1.9% - in financial and insurance activities, and 14.1% – in other sectors of the economy.