Indicator 10.4.1

Indicator 10.4.1

Labour share of GDP, comprising wages and social protection transfers, %

Labour share of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is the total compensation of employees given as a percent of GDP, which is a measure of total output. It provides information about the relative share of output which is paid as compensation to employees as compared with the share paid to capital in the production process for a given reference period.

INDICATOR 10.4.1
Labour share of GDP, comprising wages and social protection transfers. Labour share of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is the total compensation of employees given as a percent of GDP, which is a measure of total output. It provides information about the relative share of output which is paid as compensation to employees as compared with the share paid to capital in the production process for a given reference period.
TARGET 10.4
Adopt policies, especially fiscal, wage and social protection policies, and progressively achieve greater equality.
GOAL 10
Reduce inequality within and among countries
See United Nations Global SDG Database

Indicator 10.4.1

Indicator 10.4.1

Labour share of GDP, comprising wages and social protection transfers, %

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INDICATOR 10.4.1
Labour share of GDP, comprising wages and social protection transfers. Labour share of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is the total compensation of employees given as a percent of GDP, which is a measure of total output. It provides information about the relative share of output which is paid as compensation to employees as compared with the share paid to capital in the production process for a given reference period.
TARGET 10.4
Adopt policies, especially fiscal, wage and social protection policies, and progressively achieve greater equality.
GOAL 10
Reduce inequality within and among countries
See United Nations Global SDG Database

Indicator 10.4.1

Indicator 10.4.1

Labour share of GDP, comprising wages and social protection transfers, %

INDICATOR 10.4.1
Labour share of GDP, comprising wages and social protection transfers. Labour share of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is the total compensation of employees given as a percent of GDP, which is a measure of total output. It provides information about the relative share of output which is paid as compensation to employees as compared with the share paid to capital in the production process for a given reference period.
TARGET 10.4
Adopt policies, especially fiscal, wage and social protection policies, and progressively achieve greater equality.
GOAL 10
Reduce inequality within and among countries
See United Nations Global SDG Database

Indicator 10.4.1

Indicator 10.4.1

Labour share of GDP, comprising wages and social protection transfers, %

Country 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Albania 52.9 52.7 52.5 53.1 52.9 52.5 54.0 54.8 53.8 53.4 53.6 53.3 53.1
Armenia 53.1 51.9 50.3 48.6 50.5 48.9 49.0 47.0 45.8 47.6 47.2 46.6 46.3
Austria 59.7 58.6 57.2 57.0 59.4 58.5 57.4 58.0 57.9 60.8 59.0 61.8 60.9
Azerbaijan 44.4 43.1 37.4 35.0 43.3 40.5 37.3 39.0 41.6 43.6 52.0 51.3 51.2
Belarus 46.6 48.4 47.1 45.7 48.3 50.1 42.7 45.4 52.9 51.7 50.0 49.5 49.0
Belgium 64.1 64.0 64.7 64.5 65.2 64.3 64.6 65.6 67.0 64.7 64.3 62.7 62.5
Bosnia and Herzegovina 43.1 42.9 42.7 42.7 42.7 42.4 42.2 42.7 42.0 41.7 41.6 41.6 41.7
Bulgaria 42.4 41.0 40.2 41.5 43.3 44.3 42.5 45.6 49.8 50.7 50.7 51.4 51.4
Canada 60.3 60.6 61.4 61.0 63.9 61.9 60.7 61.6 61.7 60.8 62.4 62.0 61.0
Croatia 63.5 61.0 59.6 59.9 62.2 61.5 60.8 60.1 59.9 57.9 59.0 58.3 58.1
Cyprus 56.5 54.1 53.6 55.3 58.4 57.3 57.6 55.9 53.3 51.3 49.8 49.2 48.9
Czechia 50.6 50.5 50.6 51.3 52.2 53.0 52.2 53.5 52.6 51.8 50.1 50.9 50.4
Denmark 60.9 60.7 61.1 60.7 63.2 59.9 60.8 59.6 59.1 58.6 58.6 59.1 58.1
Estonia 48.8 49.2 52.1 56.5 56.1 52.5 50.7 52.1 52.7 55.1 57.4 58.5 58.2
Finland 57.0 58.5 56.9 58.4 62.0 60.1 59.2 59.1 58.7 57.8 58.4 56.6 56.4
France 61.1 61.6 63.7 61.5 62.5 63.2 63.0 62.3 61.6 63.5 62.2 61.8 61.0
Georgia 34.8 33.9 37.5 44.1 51.9 46.7 48.8 50.5 55.6 53.1 50.5 50.9 49.5
Germany 61.1 59.7 58.4 59.0 61.7 60.4 60.1 61.1 60.9 60.7 60.6 60.5 60.3
Greece 55.6 54.4 54.2 55.1 57.6 58.8 57.8 56.9 53.6 52.9 50.4 50.7 50.3
Hungary 55.8 55.5 53.9 52.5 52.1 50.1 49.4 49.5 48.5 48.3 47.9 48.1 47.6
Iceland 70.5 72.5 72.4 64.3 55.2 57.3 60.6 62.4 63.4 63.5 61.4 60.6 61.4
Ireland 49.4 49.5 50.8 55.1 55.8 52.5 51.4 50.1 49.7 47.6 36.9 36.9 36.6
Israel 54.1 54.9 54.9 55.7 53.8 53.6 53.7 53.3 52.3 51.9 52.0 53.0 53.2
Italy 60.1 60.1 59.7 59.6 60.3 59.4 58.1 58.2 58.2 57.6 58.2 58.1 57.5
Kazakhstan 50.0 47.6 51.8 48.6 50.6 51.0 48.3 47.7 44.3 44.2 44.2 41.8 41.0
Kyrgyzstan 38.0 42.0 39.7 37.5 39.3 39.9 39.2 40.6 41.4 39.0 38.5 40.0 39.4
Latvia 46.5 47.9 50.8 55.4 54.4 49.5 44.9 45.7 48.2 49.2 52.2 53.8 53.5
Lithuania 45.8 48.5 47.3 49.3 50.3 45.8 44.0 43.1 44.8 44.3 47.5 47.9 47.6
Luxembourg 55.6 54.0 52.5 55.0 58.6 54.8 53.5 55.2 54.2 52.4 54.7 56.0 56.2
Malta 51.5 52.2 51.9 51.4 51.7 50.0 51.2 51.8 52.7 50.4 49.5 49.0 48.6
Montenegro 45.0 44.8 45.1 45.0 45.5 44.8 44.7 45.4 44.7 45.3 45.5 45.7 45.7
Netherlands 61.1 59.8 62.8 62.4 65.9 65.8 65.8 65.3 65.9 66.3 63.7 64.3 63.9
North Macedonia 45.7 47.5 42.1 44.5 47.7 47.9 46.9 46.1 42.5 43.6 43.4 43.2 43.7
Norway 44.6 43.9 46.5 46.3 52.0 49.1 46.9 46.7 48.6 50.4 52.2 53.8 52.6
Poland 48.3 47.6 47.5 49.9 48.1 48.1 46.6 47.1 46.7 47.2 46.6 48.6 48.1
Portugal 65.4 63.1 62.4 62.9 63.7 62.1 59.9 59.6 59.3 56.8 54.6 54.7 54.5
Republic of Moldova 59.2 56.8 56.2 58.9 62.5 56.4 54.7 58.2 56.8 55.8 60.0 59.2 58.7
Romania 46.7 44.8 44.9 47.8 46.5 44.3 39.9 40.4 39.5 40.2 40.5 42.3 44.9
Russian Federation 47.8 48.4 49.8 51.6 57.2 53.6 47.5 47.9 50.2 51.3 51.0 52.2 52.0
San Marino .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 47.7 .. 49.5 ..
Serbia 60.9 59.4 59.3 58.1 56.0 54.3 52.1 52.4 52.4 52.4 53.1 52.6 52.5
Slovakia 45.5 44.5 43.8 45.6 48.0 46.6 47.3 45.7 48.4 49.0 49.8 51.1 51.0
Slovenia 57.2 57.5 56.2 56.2 60.2 61.4 59.0 59.7 60.6 59.4 58.4 58.8 58.4
Spain 63.1 63.0 63.8 66.3 66.6 65.4 64.4 63.1 60.9 60.2 62.2 61.3 61.2
Sweden 56.5 55.5 55.3 55.4 54.8 53.9 53.8 57.3 57.8 55.2 55.6 55.5 55.4
Switzerland 69.8 68.1 67.3 67.9 69.8 67.9 68.3 69.8 70.7 70.4 70.2 70.8 70.7
Tajikistan 25.0 24.0 24.0 21.4 24.3 24.8 24.2 24.9 27.1 28.4 28.9 28.6 28.5
Turkey 35.3 34.5 34.4 34.9 36.0 35.7 34.7 36.1 35.8 36.4 36.6 37.0 36.2
Turkmenistan 46.0 46.1 46.1 45.8 46.2 46.2 46.0 46.2 46.3 46.3 46.5 46.5 46.6
Ukraine 58.4 58.8 58.1 59.2 59.1 60.0 59.0 60.6 60.5 54.2 45.8 42.8 42.8
United Kingdom 59.2 59.8 60.3 59.7 61.3 61.2 59.6 59.4 58.9 58.5 57.8 57.9 58.0
United States 60.7 60.6 60.9 61.1 60.2 59.2 59.1 59.0 58.5 58.5 59.0 59.0 58.6
Uzbekistan 41.5 41.4 41.0 41.0 41.1 41.0 41.0 41.0 41.0 41.0 41.0 41.0 41.4
Country 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Albania 52.9 52.7 52.5 53.1 52.9 52.5 54.0 54.8 53.8 53.4 53.6 53.3 53.1
Armenia 53.1 51.9 50.3 48.6 50.5 48.9 49.0 47.0 45.8 47.6 47.2 46.6 46.3
Austria 59.7 58.6 57.2 57.0 59.4 58.5 57.4 58.0 57.9 60.8 59.0 61.8 60.9
Azerbaijan 44.4 43.1 37.4 35.0 43.3 40.5 37.3 39.0 41.6 43.6 52.0 51.3 51.2
Belarus 46.6 48.4 47.1 45.7 48.3 50.1 42.7 45.4 52.9 51.7 50.0 49.5 49.0
Belgium 64.1 64.0 64.7 64.5 65.2 64.3 64.6 65.6 67.0 64.7 64.3 62.7 62.5
Bosnia and Herzegovina 43.1 42.9 42.7 42.7 42.7 42.4 42.2 42.7 42.0 41.7 41.6 41.6 41.7
Bulgaria 42.4 41.0 40.2 41.5 43.3 44.3 42.5 45.6 49.8 50.7 50.7 51.4 51.4
Canada 60.3 60.6 61.4 61.0 63.9 61.9 60.7 61.6 61.7 60.8 62.4 62.0 61.0
Croatia 63.5 61.0 59.6 59.9 62.2 61.5 60.8 60.1 59.9 57.9 59.0 58.3 58.1
Cyprus 56.5 54.1 53.6 55.3 58.4 57.3 57.6 55.9 53.3 51.3 49.8 49.2 48.9
Czechia 50.6 50.5 50.6 51.3 52.2 53.0 52.2 53.5 52.6 51.8 50.1 50.9 50.4
Denmark 60.9 60.7 61.1 60.7 63.2 59.9 60.8 59.6 59.1 58.6 58.6 59.1 58.1
Estonia 48.8 49.2 52.1 56.5 56.1 52.5 50.7 52.1 52.7 55.1 57.4 58.5 58.2
Finland 57.0 58.5 56.9 58.4 62.0 60.1 59.2 59.1 58.7 57.8 58.4 56.6 56.4
France 61.1 61.6 63.7 61.5 62.5 63.2 63.0 62.3 61.6 63.5 62.2 61.8 61.0
Georgia 34.8 33.9 37.5 44.1 51.9 46.7 48.8 50.5 55.6 53.1 50.5 50.9 49.5
Germany 61.1 59.7 58.4 59.0 61.7 60.4 60.1 61.1 60.9 60.7 60.6 60.5 60.3
Greece 55.6 54.4 54.2 55.1 57.6 58.8 57.8 56.9 53.6 52.9 50.4 50.7 50.3
Hungary 55.8 55.5 53.9 52.5 52.1 50.1 49.4 49.5 48.5 48.3 47.9 48.1 47.6
Iceland 70.5 72.5 72.4 64.3 55.2 57.3 60.6 62.4 63.4 63.5 61.4 60.6 61.4
Ireland 49.4 49.5 50.8 55.1 55.8 52.5 51.4 50.1 49.7 47.6 36.9 36.9 36.6
Israel 54.1 54.9 54.9 55.7 53.8 53.6 53.7 53.3 52.3 51.9 52.0 53.0 53.2
Italy 60.1 60.1 59.7 59.6 60.3 59.4 58.1 58.2 58.2 57.6 58.2 58.1 57.5
Kazakhstan 50.0 47.6 51.8 48.6 50.6 51.0 48.3 47.7 44.3 44.2 44.2 41.8 41.0
Kyrgyzstan 38.0 42.0 39.7 37.5 39.3 39.9 39.2 40.6 41.4 39.0 38.5 40.0 39.4
Latvia 46.5 47.9 50.8 55.4 54.4 49.5 44.9 45.7 48.2 49.2 52.2 53.8 53.5
Lithuania 45.8 48.5 47.3 49.3 50.3 45.8 44.0 43.1 44.8 44.3 47.5 47.9 47.6
Luxembourg 55.6 54.0 52.5 55.0 58.6 54.8 53.5 55.2 54.2 52.4 54.7 56.0 56.2
Malta 51.5 52.2 51.9 51.4 51.7 50.0 51.2 51.8 52.7 50.4 49.5 49.0 48.6
Montenegro 45.0 44.8 45.1 45.0 45.5 44.8 44.7 45.4 44.7 45.3 45.5 45.7 45.7
Netherlands 61.1 59.8 62.8 62.4 65.9 65.8 65.8 65.3 65.9 66.3 63.7 64.3 63.9
North Macedonia 45.7 47.5 42.1 44.5 47.7 47.9 46.9 46.1 42.5 43.6 43.4 43.2 43.7
Norway 44.6 43.9 46.5 46.3 52.0 49.1 46.9 46.7 48.6 50.4 52.2 53.8 52.6
Poland 48.3 47.6 47.5 49.9 48.1 48.1 46.6 47.1 46.7 47.2 46.6 48.6 48.1
Portugal 65.4 63.1 62.4 62.9 63.7 62.1 59.9 59.6 59.3 56.8 54.6 54.7 54.5
Republic of Moldova 59.2 56.8 56.2 58.9 62.5 56.4 54.7 58.2 56.8 55.8 60.0 59.2 58.7
Romania 46.7 44.8 44.9 47.8 46.5 44.3 39.9 40.4 39.5 40.2 40.5 42.3 44.9
Russian Federation 47.8 48.4 49.8 51.6 57.2 53.6 47.5 47.9 50.2 51.3 51.0 52.2 52.0
San Marino .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 47.7 .. 49.5 ..
Serbia 60.9 59.4 59.3 58.1 56.0 54.3 52.1 52.4 52.4 52.4 53.1 52.6 52.5
Slovakia 45.5 44.5 43.8 45.6 48.0 46.6 47.3 45.7 48.4 49.0 49.8 51.1 51.0
Slovenia 57.2 57.5 56.2 56.2 60.2 61.4 59.0 59.7 60.6 59.4 58.4 58.8 58.4
Spain 63.1 63.0 63.8 66.3 66.6 65.4 64.4 63.1 60.9 60.2 62.2 61.3 61.2
Sweden 56.5 55.5 55.3 55.4 54.8 53.9 53.8 57.3 57.8 55.2 55.6 55.5 55.4
Switzerland 69.8 68.1 67.3 67.9 69.8 67.9 68.3 69.8 70.7 70.4 70.2 70.8 70.7
Tajikistan 25.0 24.0 24.0 21.4 24.3 24.8 24.2 24.9 27.1 28.4 28.9 28.6 28.5
Turkey 35.3 34.5 34.4 34.9 36.0 35.7 34.7 36.1 35.8 36.4 36.6 37.0 36.2
Turkmenistan 46.0 46.1 46.1 45.8 46.2 46.2 46.0 46.2 46.3 46.3 46.5 46.5 46.6
Ukraine 58.4 58.8 58.1 59.2 59.1 60.0 59.0 60.6 60.5 54.2 45.8 42.8 42.8
United Kingdom 59.2 59.8 60.3 59.7 61.3 61.2 59.6 59.4 58.9 58.5 57.8 57.9 58.0
United States 60.7 60.6 60.9 61.1 60.2 59.2 59.1 59.0 58.5 58.5 59.0 59.0 58.6
Uzbekistan 41.5 41.4 41.0 41.0 41.1 41.0 41.0 41.0 41.0 41.0 41.0 41.0 41.4
INDICATOR 10.4.1
Labour share of GDP, comprising wages and social protection transfers. Labour share of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is the total compensation of employees given as a percent of GDP, which is a measure of total output. It provides information about the relative share of output which is paid as compensation to employees as compared with the share paid to capital in the production process for a given reference period.
TARGET 10.4
Adopt policies, especially fiscal, wage and social protection policies, and progressively achieve greater equality.
GOAL 10
Reduce inequality within and among countries
See United Nations Global SDG Database

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