Number of wageworkers in economy announced
APA Azeri Press Agency

Number of wageworkers in economy announced

[ 14 November 2017 12:15 ]

As of October 1, 2017, number of wageworkers made up 1,526,400, including 877,600 workers in state sector, 648,800 in non-state sector.


According to the State Statistical Committee, 21.6% hired workers in were in education, 19.0% in trade; repair of transport facilities, 12.9% in industry, 8.6% in medical and social service for population, 7.2% in construction, 4.7% in transport and storehouse, 3.4% in professional, scientific and technical activity, 3.2% in agriculture, forestry and fishery, 1.6% in finance and insurance and 10.7% in other spheres.


Average monthly salary of the wageworkers rose 7.2% to AZN 525.6.