World Employment and Social Outlook 2015

Where are workers less likely to have a permanent contract?

Globally over 60 per cent of all workers lack any kind of employment contract, with most of them engaged in own-account or contributing family work in the developing world. However, even among wage and salaried workers, less than half (42 per cent) are working on a permanent contract.

Percentage of workers (total employment) without a permanent contract
Less than 25%

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