Indicator 8.2.1

Indicator 8.2.1

Annual growth rate of real GDP per employed person, %

Annual growth rate of real GDP per employed person conveys the annual percentage change in real Gross Domestic Product per employed person.

INDICATOR 8.2.1
Annual growth rate of real GDP per employed person. Annual growth rate of real GDP per employed person conveys the annual percentage change in real Gross Domestic Product per employed person.
TARGET 8.2
Achieve higher levels of economic productivity through diversification, technological upgrading and innovation, including through a focus on high-value added and labour-intensive sectors.
GOAL 8
Promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all
See United Nations Global SDG Database

Indicator 8.2.1

Indicator 8.2.1

Annual growth rate of real GDP per employed person, %

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INDICATOR 8.2.1
Annual growth rate of real GDP per employed person. Annual growth rate of real GDP per employed person conveys the annual percentage change in real Gross Domestic Product per employed person.
TARGET 8.2
Achieve higher levels of economic productivity through diversification, technological upgrading and innovation, including through a focus on high-value added and labour-intensive sectors.
GOAL 8
Promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all
See United Nations Global SDG Database

Indicator 8.2.1

Indicator 8.2.1

Annual growth rate of real GDP per employed person, %

INDICATOR 8.2.1
Annual growth rate of real GDP per employed person. Annual growth rate of real GDP per employed person conveys the annual percentage change in real Gross Domestic Product per employed person.
TARGET 8.2
Achieve higher levels of economic productivity through diversification, technological upgrading and innovation, including through a focus on high-value added and labour-intensive sectors.
GOAL 8
Promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all
See United Nations Global SDG Database

Indicator 8.2.1

Indicator 8.2.1

Annual growth rate of real GDP per employed person, %

Country 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Albania 6.6 6.5 6.8 5.0 4.8 4.3 -0.6 -1.2 10.2 1.9 -2.5 0.1 1.0 2.2 2.9
Armenia 13.2 12.6 13.0 11.1 -9.7 -1.6 1.5 5.0 1.2 6.2 5.2 1.3 8.1 5.0 5.3
Austria -1.2 1.6 1.1 -0.4 -3.7 0.9 2.0 -0.1 -0.4 0.5 0.2 0.6 1.3 1.2 0.9
Azerbaijan 23.9 30.5 22.3 6.3 5.5 2.4 -3.7 0.1 3.9 0.8 -0.7 -4.9 -1.6 0.1 3.0
Belarus 7.9 8.7 7.2 8.9 -0.7 7.3 5.2 1.6 0.9 1.6 -3.9 -2.6 2.5 2.3 2.2
Belgium -0.1 1.9 0.7 -0.7 -1.7 1.1 1.0 -0.1 0.0 0.8 1.3 0.6 0.3 -0.8 0.6
Bosnia and Herzegovina 10.0 6.0 0.8 -4.0 -2.0 4.3 3.1 0.1 2.1 2.0 5.1 1.2 -1.8 1.1 3.9
Bulgaria 6.7 2.3 2.8 2.8 -0.2 7.8 5.6 0.9 0.5 0.3 1.7 4.3 -0.6 3.0 3.8
Canada 1.9 0.9 -0.3 -0.5 -1.3 1.6 1.8 0.5 0.9 2.2 0.1 0.1 0.9 0.4 0.6
Croatia 2.8 3.9 3.1 0.3 -6.4 2.5 4.1 1.5 2.2 -2.7 0.9 3.1 1.1 1.0 2.4
Cyprus 4.4 1.3 1.1 0.5 -3.7 -1.6 0.7 0.2 -1.0 -1.0 1.9 3.0 0.6 -1.5 1.3
Czechia 5.1 5.8 3.6 1.3 -3.3 3.1 1.3 -1.2 -1.5 1.8 3.9 0.3 2.6 1.6 2.4
Denmark 1.9 1.8 0.8 -2.0 -2.0 4.3 1.5 0.7 1.0 0.7 1.0 -0.8 3.1 -0.4 1.3
Estonia 7.4 4.7 6.5 -5.4 -5.8 7.2 1.7 2.1 1.0 2.2 -0.9 2.8 2.5 3.2 3.3
Finland -0.1 2.0 3.1 -0.8 -5.4 3.6 1.4 -1.8 0.3 -0.3 1.0 2.4 1.7 -0.4 0.5
France 0.2 1.8 0.7 -1.1 -1.9 1.8 2.1 0.2 0.7 1.6 0.9 0.4 1.6 0.8 0.5
Georgia 11.7 8.9 12.0 7.8 0.2 4.2 5.9 5.9 4.5 1.2 0.9 4.5 2.0 4.9 5.8
Germany -0.5 1.8 0.8 -0.2 -5.5 3.1 3.3 -0.2 -0.5 1.4 0.7 0.6 1.2 0.4 -0.1
Greece 0.3 4.2 3.0 -0.8 -2.9 -2.1 -2.3 1.6 1.8 0.5 -2.3 -1.9 -1.0 -0.6 0.3
Hungary 4.2 3.4 0.7 2.0 -4.3 1.0 1.1 -2.9 0.4 -1.3 0.5 -1.0 2.5 4.1 4.7
Iceland 3.6 1.6 5.5 1.3 -1.3 -3.6 1.7 -0.5 1.3 -1.2 1.3 3.6 3.2 3.2 0.4
Ireland -0.1 1.2 2.2 -3.4 3.0 5.9 5.7 0.6 -1.5 6.3 21.6 1.5 4.3 4.0 2.2
Israel -0.5 2.0 1.3 -1.0 0.7 1.8 2.0 -1.0 1.4 1.1 0.0 1.5 1.1 1.1 1.4
Italy 1.5 0.8 0.8 -1.7 -3.7 2.6 0.5 -2.6 -0.6 -0.8 0.1 -0.2 0.5 0.0 -0.5
Kazakhstan 7.4 8.5 6.4 0.7 -1.1 4.6 5.9 3.7 5.0 3.0 0.5 1.6 4.8 3.7 3.4
Kyrgyzstan -4.6 0.2 7.7 8.2 2.8 -1.7 4.1 -0.6 11.7 2.4 1.8 3.8 5.1 1.2 2.9
Latvia 9.1 5.8 7.3 -3.0 -0.5 2.5 4.9 2.1 0.7 2.1 1.6 2.0 3.9 3.7 4.0
Lithuania 7.7 7.4 9.3 4.3 -7.6 7.9 3.6 2.1 2.4 1.7 1.0 0.1 4.2 2.7 5.7
Luxembourg -0.5 2.6 6.2 -2.3 -10.0 2.5 0.8 -4.7 1.3 0.3 1.5 1.7 -2.7 -0.4 0.0
Malta 1.7 0.3 1.1 1.4 -3.0 1.2 -1.5 -1.0 0.0 4.1 7.2 1.4 2.1 1.1 5.0
Montenegro 3.5 -0.4 -0.6 3.6 -3.7 3.0 3.0 -5.1 2.6 -4.6 0.8 2.1 2.5 1.6 2.5
Netherlands 5.3 2.0 0.8 -0.2 -3.9 2.3 1.3 -1.4 1.1 1.9 0.6 1.1 1.0 0.3 1.0
North Macedonia 3.9 2.3 3.0 1.7 -3.9 2.1 1.1 -0.8 -1.4 1.8 1.5 0.5 -2.0 0.3 -0.6
Norway 2.4 -0.1 -0.3 -2.4 -1.1 0.8 -0.1 0.9 0.4 1.1 1.4 1.3 1.7 -0.3 0.7
Poland 0.3 2.6 2.0 0.1 2.4 4.1 4.6 1.4 1.4 1.1 2.6 1.3 3.0 4.3 4.5
Portugal 1.2 1.2 2.5 -0.1 0.0 3.5 1.4 0.0 1.4 -0.7 0.6 0.6 -0.5 -0.3 1.9
Republic of Moldova 8.7 7.7 3.3 9.7 -0.5 10.5 3.2 1.8 6.5 4.0 -6.8 8.2 5.8 0.4 7.3
Romania 7.3 6.5 8.3 11.2 -3.2 -5.3 4.4 1.1 4.3 2.8 5.0 5.7 4.1 3.9 5.3
Russian Federation 4.9 7.7 5.9 4.7 -5.8 4.6 3.2 2.7 2.3 -0.9 -2.1 -0.2 2.3 2.2 1.7
Serbia 9.0 10.2 3.0 1.9 3.2 7.2 7.6 0.0 -1.0 -5.5 0.7 -2.6 -0.9 2.7 4.0
Slovakia 4.2 5.2 8.2 2.5 -2.4 7.5 1.8 1.1 1.5 1.3 1.6 0.2 1.5 2.6 2.0
Slovenia 3.7 4.4 4.2 3.2 -7.0 2.7 3.7 -1.4 0.7 2.0 2.2 3.3 0.2 2.4 2.9
Spain -2.2 0.5 1.0 1.8 3.0 1.7 0.8 1.4 0.9 0.0 0.8 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.9
Sweden 2.1 2.9 0.8 -1.9 -3.3 5.5 0.6 -0.8 0.1 1.6 3.0 0.9 0.2 0.5 0.4
Switzerland 2.7 2.0 2.0 -0.5 -3.0 4.5 -0.7 -0.2 0.8 0.7 -0.2 0.2 0.9 1.7 0.1
Tajikistan 2.5 2.8 3.6 4.0 0.7 4.0 5.2 5.4 5.4 4.8 4.3 5.3 5.3 5.0 2.7
Turkey 6.6 5.2 3.4 -1.4 -5.1 1.9 4.4 2.1 5.0 3.4 2.6 0.3 3.6 -0.1 1.6
Turkmenistan 9.4 7.6 7.4 10.8 3.0 6.1 12.0 8.9 8.3 8.4 4.6 4.8 4.8 4.4 5.0
Ukraine 2.0 7.6 7.7 2.8 -12.2 3.3 5.4 0.9 -1.1 3.7 -9.8 3.7 3.5 3.4 4.3
United Kingdom 1.8 1.7 1.8 -1.3 -2.8 1.4 1.3 0.2 0.7 0.5 0.6 0.4 0.7 0.1 0.5
United States 1.8 1.1 1.0 -0.1 1.1 3.1 0.7 0.2 1.0 0.6 1.2 -0.1 0.6 1.5 1.8
Uzbekistan 3.0 3.5 5.5 5.9 5.2 4.7 4.2 5.7 5.6 5.1 5.3 4.1 3.4 3.3 4.3
Country 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Albania 6.6 6.5 6.8 5.0 4.8 4.3 -0.6 -1.2 10.2 1.9 -2.5 0.1 1.0 2.2 2.9
Armenia 13.2 12.6 13.0 11.1 -9.7 -1.6 1.5 5.0 1.2 6.2 5.2 1.3 8.1 5.0 5.3
Austria -1.2 1.6 1.1 -0.4 -3.7 0.9 2.0 -0.1 -0.4 0.5 0.2 0.6 1.3 1.2 0.9
Azerbaijan 23.9 30.5 22.3 6.3 5.5 2.4 -3.7 0.1 3.9 0.8 -0.7 -4.9 -1.6 0.1 3.0
Belarus 7.9 8.7 7.2 8.9 -0.7 7.3 5.2 1.6 0.9 1.6 -3.9 -2.6 2.5 2.3 2.2
Belgium -0.1 1.9 0.7 -0.7 -1.7 1.1 1.0 -0.1 0.0 0.8 1.3 0.6 0.3 -0.8 0.6
Bosnia and Herzegovina 10.0 6.0 0.8 -4.0 -2.0 4.3 3.1 0.1 2.1 2.0 5.1 1.2 -1.8 1.1 3.9
Bulgaria 6.7 2.3 2.8 2.8 -0.2 7.8 5.6 0.9 0.5 0.3 1.7 4.3 -0.6 3.0 3.8
Canada 1.9 0.9 -0.3 -0.5 -1.3 1.6 1.8 0.5 0.9 2.2 0.1 0.1 0.9 0.4 0.6
Croatia 2.8 3.9 3.1 0.3 -6.4 2.5 4.1 1.5 2.2 -2.7 0.9 3.1 1.1 1.0 2.4
Cyprus 4.4 1.3 1.1 0.5 -3.7 -1.6 0.7 0.2 -1.0 -1.0 1.9 3.0 0.6 -1.5 1.3
Czechia 5.1 5.8 3.6 1.3 -3.3 3.1 1.3 -1.2 -1.5 1.8 3.9 0.3 2.6 1.6 2.4
Denmark 1.9 1.8 0.8 -2.0 -2.0 4.3 1.5 0.7 1.0 0.7 1.0 -0.8 3.1 -0.4 1.3
Estonia 7.4 4.7 6.5 -5.4 -5.8 7.2 1.7 2.1 1.0 2.2 -0.9 2.8 2.5 3.2 3.3
Finland -0.1 2.0 3.1 -0.8 -5.4 3.6 1.4 -1.8 0.3 -0.3 1.0 2.4 1.7 -0.4 0.5
France 0.2 1.8 0.7 -1.1 -1.9 1.8 2.1 0.2 0.7 1.6 0.9 0.4 1.6 0.8 0.5
Georgia 11.7 8.9 12.0 7.8 0.2 4.2 5.9 5.9 4.5 1.2 0.9 4.5 2.0 4.9 5.8
Germany -0.5 1.8 0.8 -0.2 -5.5 3.1 3.3 -0.2 -0.5 1.4 0.7 0.6 1.2 0.4 -0.1
Greece 0.3 4.2 3.0 -0.8 -2.9 -2.1 -2.3 1.6 1.8 0.5 -2.3 -1.9 -1.0 -0.6 0.3
Hungary 4.2 3.4 0.7 2.0 -4.3 1.0 1.1 -2.9 0.4 -1.3 0.5 -1.0 2.5 4.1 4.7
Iceland 3.6 1.6 5.5 1.3 -1.3 -3.6 1.7 -0.5 1.3 -1.2 1.3 3.6 3.2 3.2 0.4
Ireland -0.1 1.2 2.2 -3.4 3.0 5.9 5.7 0.6 -1.5 6.3 21.6 1.5 4.3 4.0 2.2
Israel -0.5 2.0 1.3 -1.0 0.7 1.8 2.0 -1.0 1.4 1.1 0.0 1.5 1.1 1.1 1.4
Italy 1.5 0.8 0.8 -1.7 -3.7 2.6 0.5 -2.6 -0.6 -0.8 0.1 -0.2 0.5 0.0 -0.5
Kazakhstan 7.4 8.5 6.4 0.7 -1.1 4.6 5.9 3.7 5.0 3.0 0.5 1.6 4.8 3.7 3.4
Kyrgyzstan -4.6 0.2 7.7 8.2 2.8 -1.7 4.1 -0.6 11.7 2.4 1.8 3.8 5.1 1.2 2.9
Latvia 9.1 5.8 7.3 -3.0 -0.5 2.5 4.9 2.1 0.7 2.1 1.6 2.0 3.9 3.7 4.0
Lithuania 7.7 7.4 9.3 4.3 -7.6 7.9 3.6 2.1 2.4 1.7 1.0 0.1 4.2 2.7 5.7
Luxembourg -0.5 2.6 6.2 -2.3 -10.0 2.5 0.8 -4.7 1.3 0.3 1.5 1.7 -2.7 -0.4 0.0
Malta 1.7 0.3 1.1 1.4 -3.0 1.2 -1.5 -1.0 0.0 4.1 7.2 1.4 2.1 1.1 5.0
Montenegro 3.5 -0.4 -0.6 3.6 -3.7 3.0 3.0 -5.1 2.6 -4.6 0.8 2.1 2.5 1.6 2.5
Netherlands 5.3 2.0 0.8 -0.2 -3.9 2.3 1.3 -1.4 1.1 1.9 0.6 1.1 1.0 0.3 1.0
North Macedonia 3.9 2.3 3.0 1.7 -3.9 2.1 1.1 -0.8 -1.4 1.8 1.5 0.5 -2.0 0.3 -0.6
Norway 2.4 -0.1 -0.3 -2.4 -1.1 0.8 -0.1 0.9 0.4 1.1 1.4 1.3 1.7 -0.3 0.7
Poland 0.3 2.6 2.0 0.1 2.4 4.1 4.6 1.4 1.4 1.1 2.6 1.3 3.0 4.3 4.5
Portugal 1.2 1.2 2.5 -0.1 0.0 3.5 1.4 0.0 1.4 -0.7 0.6 0.6 -0.5 -0.3 1.9
Republic of Moldova 8.7 7.7 3.3 9.7 -0.5 10.5 3.2 1.8 6.5 4.0 -6.8 8.2 5.8 0.4 7.3
Romania 7.3 6.5 8.3 11.2 -3.2 -5.3 4.4 1.1 4.3 2.8 5.0 5.7 4.1 3.9 5.3
Russian Federation 4.9 7.7 5.9 4.7 -5.8 4.6 3.2 2.7 2.3 -0.9 -2.1 -0.2 2.3 2.2 1.7
Serbia 9.0 10.2 3.0 1.9 3.2 7.2 7.6 0.0 -1.0 -5.5 0.7 -2.6 -0.9 2.7 4.0
Slovakia 4.2 5.2 8.2 2.5 -2.4 7.5 1.8 1.1 1.5 1.3 1.6 0.2 1.5 2.6 2.0
Slovenia 3.7 4.4 4.2 3.2 -7.0 2.7 3.7 -1.4 0.7 2.0 2.2 3.3 0.2 2.4 2.9
Spain -2.2 0.5 1.0 1.8 3.0 1.7 0.8 1.4 0.9 0.0 0.8 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.9
Sweden 2.1 2.9 0.8 -1.9 -3.3 5.5 0.6 -0.8 0.1 1.6 3.0 0.9 0.2 0.5 0.4
Switzerland 2.7 2.0 2.0 -0.5 -3.0 4.5 -0.7 -0.2 0.8 0.7 -0.2 0.2 0.9 1.7 0.1
Tajikistan 2.5 2.8 3.6 4.0 0.7 4.0 5.2 5.4 5.4 4.8 4.3 5.3 5.3 5.0 2.7
Turkey 6.6 5.2 3.4 -1.4 -5.1 1.9 4.4 2.1 5.0 3.4 2.6 0.3 3.6 -0.1 1.6
Turkmenistan 9.4 7.6 7.4 10.8 3.0 6.1 12.0 8.9 8.3 8.4 4.6 4.8 4.8 4.4 5.0
Ukraine 2.0 7.6 7.7 2.8 -12.2 3.3 5.4 0.9 -1.1 3.7 -9.8 3.7 3.5 3.4 4.3
United Kingdom 1.8 1.7 1.8 -1.3 -2.8 1.4 1.3 0.2 0.7 0.5 0.6 0.4 0.7 0.1 0.5
United States 1.8 1.1 1.0 -0.1 1.1 3.1 0.7 0.2 1.0 0.6 1.2 -0.1 0.6 1.5 1.8
Uzbekistan 3.0 3.5 5.5 5.9 5.2 4.7 4.2 5.7 5.6 5.1 5.3 4.1 3.4 3.3 4.3
INDICATOR 8.2.1
Annual growth rate of real GDP per employed person. Annual growth rate of real GDP per employed person conveys the annual percentage change in real Gross Domestic Product per employed person.
TARGET 8.2
Achieve higher levels of economic productivity through diversification, technological upgrading and innovation, including through a focus on high-value added and labour-intensive sectors.
GOAL 8
Promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all
See United Nations Global SDG Database

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