Rwanda

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LABOUR MARKET

 

 

Labour market indicators

Unemployment rate in n.c.: n.c. (ILO data)


Working population:

Year

Total Population

Working population

Activity rate

2004  

8 411 983  
..  
..  
Source : Worldbank


Employment by sector:

Year

Agriculture

Industry

Services

1989  

90.1%  
2.9%  
6.7%  
Sources: ILO, Eurostat, last available data

 

Employment contracts
Employment contracts are regulated by legal clauses.


Salaries

National monthly minimum wage as of 01/01/03: No legally mandated national minimum wage


Social security contributions

Employer: 3%

Employee: 3%

 

Number of hours

Legal definition of full time work (per week): 40 hours

Retirement age: 55

 

Unions

Unions: The main trade union is the CESTRAR.


Useful links

For further informations on the labour market, check out the following web sites:

- International Labour Organization (ILO): studies, statistics and reports on working conditions and labour markets

- NATLEX : ILO database on national labour laws


Last modified in January 2006
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