Zambia Employed Persons

1991 - 2021 | Yearly | Person | CEIC Data

Key information about Zambia Employed Persons

  • Zambia Employed Persons was reported at 3,164,748.000 Person in Dec 2021
  • It recorded an increase from the previous number of 2,988,379.000 Person for Dec 2020
  • Zambia Employed Persons data is updated yearly, averaging 2,773,448.286 Person from Dec 1991 to 2021, with 23 observations
  • The data reached an all-time high of 5,859,225.000 Person in 2014 and a record low of 1,946,408.110 Person in 1991
  • Zambia Employed Persons data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by CEIC Data
  • The data is categorized under World Trend Plus’s Global Economic Monitor – Table: Employed Persons: Annual

CEIC extends history for annual Employed Persons. Zambia Statistics Agency provides Employed Persons. Prior to 2017, employed persons includes persons in own use production such as collecting firewood, growing crops and fishing for household consumption only). Prior to 2005, CEIC calculates annual Employed Persons from annual Unemployment and annual Labour Force provided by World Bank, based on the Modelled ILO estimates.

View Zambia's Employed Persons from 1991 to 2021 in the chart:

Zambia Employed Persons

What was Zambia's Employed Persons in 2021?

Zambia Employed Persons was reported at 3,164,748.000 Person in Dec 2021 See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
3,164,748.000 2021 2,988,379.000 2020 1,946,408.110 1991 5,859,225.000 2014 Person yearly 1991 - 2021

Employed Persons by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (Person) 1,323,460.000 Jun 2023 quarterly Jun 1996 - Jun 2023
Algeria (Person) 11,001,000.000 2018 yearly 2001 - 2018
Argentina (Person) 13,518,000.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2023
Armenia (Person) 893,000.000 Dec 2023 monthly Jan 2009 - Dec 2023
Australia (Person) 14,269,572.379 Feb 2024 monthly Feb 1978 - Feb 2024
Austria (Person) 3,910,400.000 Dec 2023 monthly Jan 1950 - Dec 2023
Azerbaijan (Person) 4,963,300.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2023
Bahrain (Person) 770,129.000 Jun 2023 quarterly Mar 2002 - Jun 2023
Bangladesh (Person) 70,470,000.000 2022 yearly 1996 - 2022
Belarus (Person) 4,334,800.000 Nov 2019 monthly Jan 2003 - Nov 2019
Belgium (Person) 5,146,600.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1980 - Dec 2023
Bolivia (Person) 6,778,892.711 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 2015 - Dec 2023
Bosnia and Herzegovina (Person) 852,056.000 Jan 2024 monthly Mar 2007 - Jan 2024
Botswana (Person) 486,432.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2007 - Mar 2022
Brazil (Person) 100,250,000.000 Feb 2024 monthly Mar 2012 - Feb 2024
Brunei (Person) 210,523.000 2022 yearly 1991 - 2022
Bulgaria (Person) 2,920,600.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2023
Cambodia (Person) 8,967,000.000 2021 yearly 2007 - 2021
Canada (Person) 20,402,900.000 Feb 2024 monthly Jan 1976 - Feb 2024
Chile (Person) 9,309,608.094 Feb 2024 monthly Jan 1986 - Feb 2024
China (Person) 740,410,000.000 2023 yearly 1949 - 2023
Colombia (Person) 22,693.685 Feb 2024 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2024
Croatia (Person) 1,634,215.000 Feb 2024 monthly Oct 1999 - Feb 2024
Cyprus (Person) 462,881.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Jun 2004 - Dec 2023
Czech Republic (Person) 5,482,861.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2023
Denmark (Person) 3,218,093.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1990 - Dec 2023
Ecuador (Person) 8,321,938.935 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 2013 - Dec 2023
Egypt (Person) 28,942,000.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2023
Estonia (Person) 693,700.000 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 1997 - Sep 2023
European Union (Person) 205,789,200.000 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2023
Finland (Person) 2,641,000.000 Feb 2024 monthly Jul 2003 - Feb 2024
France (Person) 30,401,200.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1978 - Dec 2023
Georgia (Person) 782,303.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2023
Germany (Person) 46,070,000.000 Feb 2024 monthly Jan 1992 - Feb 2024
Ghana (Person) 9,270,939.000 2015 yearly 2013 - 2015
Greece (Person) 4,228,400.000 Feb 2024 monthly Jan 2004 - Feb 2024
Hong Kong SAR, China (Person) 3,694,700.000 Feb 2024 monthly Oct 1981 - Feb 2024
Hungary (Person) 4,696,509.740 May 2022 monthly Jan 2015 - May 2022
Iceland (Person) 222,500.000 Feb 2024 monthly Jan 2003 - Feb 2024
India (Person) 470,495,536.230 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Indonesia (Person) 120,647,700.000 Feb 2016 monthly Feb 2012 - Feb 2016
Ireland (Person) 2,706,400.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2023
Israel (Person) 4,369,497.309 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 2012 - Mar 2024
Italy (Person) 23,772,868.000 Feb 2024 monthly Jan 2004 - Feb 2024
Japan (Person) 67,830,000.000 Feb 2024 monthly Jan 1953 - Feb 2024
Jordan (Person) 1,245,243.000 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Kazakhstan (Person) 9,069,500.000 Feb 2024 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2024
Kenya (Person) 18,332,800.000 2021 yearly 2008 - 2021
South Korea (Person) 28,690,000.000 Feb 2024 monthly Jan 1983 - Feb 2024
Kosovo (Person) 408,459.000 Mar 2023 quarterly Mar 2016 - Mar 2023
Kuwait (Person) 2,546,099.000 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Kyrgyzstan (Person) 586,001.000 Jan 2024 monthly Jan 1996 - Jan 2024
Laos (Person) 3,474,582.000 2014 yearly 1994 - 2014
Latvia (Person) 880,800.000 Jan 2024 monthly Jan 2002 - Jan 2024
Lithuania (Person) 1,453,500.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2023
Luxembourg (Person) 516,382.662 Feb 2024 monthly Jan 1995 - Feb 2024
Macau SAR, China (Person) 370,800.000 Feb 2024 monthly Sep 1996 - Feb 2024
North Macedonia (Person) 687,459.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2023
Malaysia (Person) 16,483,000.000 Jan 2024 monthly Jan 2009 - Jan 2024
Malta (Person) 355,435.000 Oct 2023 monthly Oct 2002 - Oct 2023
Mauritius (Person) 551,800.000 Mar 2023 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2023
Mexico (Person) 59,403,947.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Jun 1995 - Dec 2023
Moldova (Person) 874,688.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2023
Mongolia (Person) 1,196,837.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 2006 - Dec 2023
Montenegro (Person) 248,432.000 Feb 2024 monthly Jan 2004 - Feb 2024
Morocco (Person) 10,939,000.000 Jun 2023 quarterly Mar 1996 - Jun 2023
Myanmar (Person) 114,340.000 2021 yearly 1985 - 2021
Nepal (Person) 7,086,000.000 2018 yearly 1999 - 2018
Netherlands (Person) 9,791,000.000 Feb 2024 monthly Jan 2003 - Feb 2024
New Zealand (Person) 2,939,000.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2023
Nigeria (Person) 46,488,079.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
Norway (Person) 2,877,000.000 Jan 2024 monthly Jan 1989 - Jan 2024
Oman (Person) 2,509,123.000 2022 yearly 1986 - 2022
Pakistan (Person) 63,453,872.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2012 - Jun 2021
Palestinian Territory (Person) 1,136,000.000 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Panama (Person) 1,063,250.000 Aug 2017 monthly Mar 2008 - Aug 2017
Paraguay (Person) 2,939,332.229 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2017 - Dec 2023
Peru (Person) 5,322,900.000 Feb 2024 monthly Mar 2001 - Feb 2024
Philippines (Person) 45,943,000.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Jun 1982 - Dec 2023
Poland (Person) 17,323,000.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Jun 1992 - Dec 2023
Portugal (Person) 5,000,200.000 Feb 2024 monthly Feb 1998 - Feb 2024
Qatar (Person) 2,021,167.000 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Romania (Person) 8,434,200.000 Dec 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2022
Russia (Person) 73,400,000.000 Feb 2024 monthly Jan 1993 - Feb 2024
Saudi Arabia (Person) 15,818,154.000 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 2015 - Sep 2023
Serbia (Person) 2,357,390.000 Jan 2024 monthly Dec 2014 - Jan 2024
Singapore (Person) 3,999,800.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Jun 1997 - Dec 2023
Slovakia (Person) 2,640,800.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1994 - Dec 2023
Slovenia (Person) 884,685.000 Feb 2019 monthly May 1997 - Feb 2019
South Africa (Person) 16,723,194.561 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2023
Spain (Person) 21,246,900.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1976 - Dec 2023
Sri Lanka (Person) 7,819,131.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Jun 2012 - Dec 2023
Sudan (Person) 9,900,000.000 2010 yearly 1993 - 2010
Sweden (Person) 5,173,800.000 Feb 2024 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2024
Switzerland (Person) 5,471,888.740 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1991 - Dec 2023
Syria (Person) 125,388.000 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020
Taiwan (Person) 11,568,000.000 Feb 2024 monthly Apr 1993 - Feb 2024
Tajikistan (Person) 2,463,400.000 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Thailand (Person) 39,917,600.000 Feb 2024 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2024
Tunisia (Person) 3,433,400.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2011 - Dec 2020

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Includes 111 key indicators for Zambia, curated by CEIC analysts. Instant access to full history data in excel.
Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -8.5 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -1,235.192 Dec 2023 monthly Nov 2015 - Dec 2023
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 3,736.627 Dec 2023 monthly Nov 2015 - Dec 2023
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 45.5 2021 yearly 2014 - 2021
Forecast: Government Expenditure (ZMK bn) 247.121 2028 yearly 2000 - 2028
Forecast: Government Net Debt (ZMK bn) 496.854 2022 yearly 2000 - 2022
Forecast: Government Revenue (ZMK bn) 234.442 2028 yearly 2000 - 2028
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 4.533 2028 yearly 2000 - 2028
Trade Balance (USD mn) 72.9 Jan 2024 monthly Jan 2003 - Jan 2024
Total Exports (USD mn) 823.9 Jan 2024 monthly Jan 2003 - Jan 2024
Total Exports Growth (%) 3.5 Jan 2024 monthly Jan 2004 - Jan 2024
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 1,710.822 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 2,186.716 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 905.677 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Total Imports (USD mn) 751.0 Jan 2024 monthly Jan 2003 - Jan 2024
Total Imports Growth (%) 32.6 Jan 2024 monthly Jan 2004 - Jan 2024
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 263,152.229 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 119,354.130 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 6.815 Jan 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - Jan 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 13.253 Dec 2023 monthly Jan 1981 - Dec 2023
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 147.345 Feb 2024 monthly Nov 1998 - Feb 2024
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 142.124 Feb 2024 monthly Jul 1992 - Feb 2024
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 39.9 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2023
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -231.2 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2023
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 11.9 2021 yearly 2010 - 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 27.0 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2023
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) -3.9 2021 yearly 2010 - 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -85.358 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2023
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 4.4 2021 yearly 2010 - 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -0.2 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2023
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -85.167 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2023
External Debt (USD mn) 24,216.8 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2023
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 39.8 2021 yearly 2011 - 2021
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 3.607 2028 yearly 1980 - 2028
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -27,613.340 2022 yearly 2006 - 2022
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 4.4 Sep 2023 monthly Jan 2011 - Sep 2023
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 134.908 Sep 2023 monthly Jan 2011 - Sep 2023
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 2,336.513 Dec 2023 monthly Jan 1997 - Dec 2023
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 5,822.535 Dec 2023 monthly Jan 1997 - Dec 2023
M2 Growth (%) 22.6 Dec 2023 monthly Jan 1998 - Dec 2023
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 26.0 Feb 2024 monthly Jan 2004 - Feb 2024
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 3,033.9 Nov 2023 monthly Jan 2010 - Nov 2023
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 3.7 Nov 2023 monthly Jan 2010 - Nov 2023
Total Deposits (USD mn) 7,523.390 Sep 2023 monthly Jan 2001 - Sep 2023
Total Deposits Growth (%) 27.5 Sep 2023 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2023
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 5,463.7 Dec 2023 monthly Dec 2001 - Dec 2023
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 39.2 Dec 2023 monthly Dec 2002 - Dec 2023
Total Loans (USD mn) 3,041.003 Sep 2023 monthly Jan 2001 - Sep 2023
Total Loans Growth (%) 38.13 Sep 2023 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2023
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 10.21 2022 yearly 1965 - 2022

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