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 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Albania 46.0 45.7 46.7 46.5 47.0 47.4 47.3 47.0 47.0 46.7 46.5 46.3 46.7
Armenia 49.9 47.9 49.6 48.2 48.6 46.4 45.6 47.6 47.2 46.6 45.6 45.5 46.5
Austria 57.2 57.0 59.4 58.5 57.4 57.9 57.9 60.7 58.9 61.0 60.2 58.3 59.2
Azerbaijan 35.7 33.7 41.1 38.4 35.3 37.0 39.5 41.1 49.0 48.3 45.0 45.3 48.5
Belarus 47.2 45.8 48.3 50.1 42.7 45.4 52.9 51.7 50.0 49.5 49.4 49.9 51.2
Belgium 65.4 65.4 66.1 65.2 65.7 66.3 67.3 64.7 63.9 62.5 61.6 61.5 61.9
Bosnia and Herzegovina 43.7 43.8 44.8 44.1 44.1 44.4 43.8 43.9 43.8 43.8 43.8 43.6 43.8
Bulgaria 40.2 41.5 43.3 44.3 42.5 45.6 50.0 50.6 50.6 51.3 53.0 52.0 51.7
Canada 60.7 60.3 63.2 61.2 60.1 61.0 61.1 60.2 62.3 61.0 60.0 60.6 60.8
Croatia 59.5 59.7 62.0 61.0 59.8 59.3 58.4 56.6 58.3 56.0 54.8 57.4 57.8
Cyprus 53.6 55.3 58.4 57.1 57.5 56.1 54.0 52.0 49.6 48.1 48.4 49.2 49.7
Czechia 51.6 52.5 53.3 54.2 53.4 54.9 53.9 53.3 51.7 52.6 54.8 56.3 56.4
Denmark 61.1 61.0 63.5 59.9 60.8 59.8 59.3 58.7 58.6 58.0 56.7 56.5 56.2
Estonia 51.7 56.2 55.9 52.0 50.7 51.3 52.5 54.1 56.5 54.6 56.7 57.0 58.3
Finland 56.5 57.9 61.4 59.5 58.7 58.5 58.1 57.1 57.6 55.8 53.9 54.2 54.6
France 63.8 61.6 62.5 63.3 63.0 62.3 61.6 63.4 62.1 61.8 59.8 60.1 59.3
Georgia 37.3 44.0 51.5 43.7 45.8 47.7 51.3 50.1 51.2 55.0 53.9 53.8 55.3
Germany 59.1 59.7 62.9 61.7 61.1 62.1 62.2 61.9 62.2 61.7 61.9 62.6 63.2
Greece 54.0 54.9 57.5 58.0 59.7 59.2 56.2 56.0 53.0 54.4 54.3 56.4 55.9
Hungary 55.4 53.7 53.3 51.2 50.7 51.9 50.6 49.6 48.4 49.5 49.4 49.6 48.9
Iceland 72.4 64.3 55.2 57.3 60.6 62.4 63.4 63.5 61.4 60.9 61.1 61.1 61.3
Ireland 51.0 55.3 55.9 52.7 50.1 49.2 49.1 46.9 36.8 38.0 36.4 35.3 34.6
Israel 54.6 55.4 53.6 53.3 53.6 53.1 52.1 51.6 51.8 52.3 53.2 53.9 53.3
Italy 59.6 59.4 60.1 59.1 57.7 57.8 57.9 57.4 58.0 60.0 61.5 61.7 61.8
Kazakhstan 51.2 48.1 50.2 50.5 47.8 47.3 43.8 43.7 43.8 40.7 40.4 40.1 40.0
Kyrgyzstan 40.4 38.3 40.1 40.7 39.9 41.4 42.2 39.6 39.1 40.6 37.3 36.4 34.0
Latvia 50.6 55.2 54.0 49.3 44.7 45.3 48.0 49.3 51.7 53.0 54.4 55.0 57.0
Lithuania 47.4 49.3 50.3 45.8 43.9 43.0 44.6 44.2 47.7 47.8 50.3 50.9 52.7
Luxembourg 52.5 55.1 58.6 54.8 53.5 55.2 54.2 53.3 54.7 53.4 55.0 55.7 55.8
Malta 51.9 50.6 50.6 48.6 50.9 50.7 51.1 49.1 47.4 49.5 48.7 49.6 50.9
Montenegro 45.9 45.8 47.5 46.4 46.3 47.2 46.3 46.6 46.4 46.5 46.3 46.3 46.4
Netherlands 63.3 63.0 66.8 65.4 65.4 64.8 65.2 65.5 63.1 63.6 62.2 61.4 61.5
North Macedonia 42.1 44.4 47.6 47.8 46.8 46.0 42.4 43.5 43.3 43.7 45.0 44.5 44.1
Norway 46.4 46.2 51.9 49.1 46.9 46.7 48.7 50.3 52.0 53.8 51.7 50.2 52.9
Poland 47.4 49.8 48.1 48.0 46.5 47.1 46.8 47.3 46.6 48.9 47.6 49.1 49.3
Portugal 62.4 62.8 63.8 62.2 59.9 59.6 59.2 56.7 54.5 53.9 55.1 54.7 55.0
Republic of Moldova 56.0 58.6 62.1 55.7 53.6 56.7 54.7 53.3 56.5 55.3 45.2 46.9 43.8
Romania 40.9 42.9 40.9 44.0 40.1 40.3 39.6 39.9 40.3 44.1 43.6 44.2 43.9
Russian Federation 50.4 52.1 57.9 53.6 47.5 47.9 50.2 51.3 50.9 52.2 52.0 51.9 52.1
Serbia 59.3 57.9 55.7 54.1 52.0 51.8 50.8 50.7 50.4 49.0 48.9 48.1 49.3
Slovakia 43.6 45.5 47.9 46.1 46.7 45.1 48.1 48.4 48.5 50.0 51.1 51.9 53.4
Slovenia 56.4 56.2 60.0 61.2 58.8 59.4 60.3 59.3 58.5 59.0 57.3 57.4 58.0
Spain 62.3 64.8 64.8 64.0 62.6 61.5 59.0 58.3 59.3 58.2 56.8 56.8 57.3
Sweden 55.7 56.3 54.6 53.7 53.5 57.3 58.0 56.8 55.3 55.2 54.5 54.7 54.7
Switzerland 66.1 66.5 68.3 66.3 66.6 67.9 68.7 68.6 68.6 68.4 68.9 67.8 68.8
Tajikistan 18.3 16.4 18.8 19.2 18.6 19.2 20.9 22.0 22.4 21.8 21.6 21.2 21.2
Türkiye 33.9 34.4 35.2 35.3 34.7 35.6 35.1 36.4 36.6 40.4 38.4 39.1 39.2
Turkmenistan 46.0 45.5 46.8 46.4 45.6 46.2 46.3 46.3 46.9 47.0 46.9 47.0 47.0
Ukraine 59.2 59.6 59.7 60.6 59.6 61.2 61.0 54.6 46.1 43.0 46.0 48.5 50.9
United Kingdom 60.1 59.1 59.7 59.3 58.2 57.6 57.7 57.5 56.4 56.6 56.8 56.5 57.4
United States 60.8 60.9 59.7 58.8 58.7 58.5 58.0 58.1 58.6 58.4 58.4 58.3 58.2
Uzbekistan 41.1 41.2 41.5 41.6 41.4 41.6 41.4 41.5 41.3 41.2 36.3 35.9 35.8
Country 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Albania 46.0 45.7 46.7 46.5 47.0 47.4 47.3 47.0 47.0 46.7 46.5 46.3 46.7
Armenia 49.9 47.9 49.6 48.2 48.6 46.4 45.6 47.6 47.2 46.6 45.6 45.5 46.5
Austria 57.2 57.0 59.4 58.5 57.4 57.9 57.9 60.7 58.9 61.0 60.2 58.3 59.2
Azerbaijan 35.7 33.7 41.1 38.4 35.3 37.0 39.5 41.1 49.0 48.3 45.0 45.3 48.5
Belarus 47.2 45.8 48.3 50.1 42.7 45.4 52.9 51.7 50.0 49.5 49.4 49.9 51.2
Belgium 65.4 65.4 66.1 65.2 65.7 66.3 67.3 64.7 63.9 62.5 61.6 61.5 61.9
Bosnia and Herzegovina 43.7 43.8 44.8 44.1 44.1 44.4 43.8 43.9 43.8 43.8 43.8 43.6 43.8
Bulgaria 40.2 41.5 43.3 44.3 42.5 45.6 50.0 50.6 50.6 51.3 53.0 52.0 51.7
Canada 60.7 60.3 63.2 61.2 60.1 61.0 61.1 60.2 62.3 61.0 60.0 60.6 60.8
Croatia 59.5 59.7 62.0 61.0 59.8 59.3 58.4 56.6 58.3 56.0 54.8 57.4 57.8
Cyprus 53.6 55.3 58.4 57.1 57.5 56.1 54.0 52.0 49.6 48.1 48.4 49.2 49.7
Czechia 51.6 52.5 53.3 54.2 53.4 54.9 53.9 53.3 51.7 52.6 54.8 56.3 56.4
Denmark 61.1 61.0 63.5 59.9 60.8 59.8 59.3 58.7 58.6 58.0 56.7 56.5 56.2
Estonia 51.7 56.2 55.9 52.0 50.7 51.3 52.5 54.1 56.5 54.6 56.7 57.0 58.3
Finland 56.5 57.9 61.4 59.5 58.7 58.5 58.1 57.1 57.6 55.8 53.9 54.2 54.6
France 63.8 61.6 62.5 63.3 63.0 62.3 61.6 63.4 62.1 61.8 59.8 60.1 59.3
Georgia 37.3 44.0 51.5 43.7 45.8 47.7 51.3 50.1 51.2 55.0 53.9 53.8 55.3
Germany 59.1 59.7 62.9 61.7 61.1 62.1 62.2 61.9 62.2 61.7 61.9 62.6 63.2
Greece 54.0 54.9 57.5 58.0 59.7 59.2 56.2 56.0 53.0 54.4 54.3 56.4 55.9
Hungary 55.4 53.7 53.3 51.2 50.7 51.9 50.6 49.6 48.4 49.5 49.4 49.6 48.9
Iceland 72.4 64.3 55.2 57.3 60.6 62.4 63.4 63.5 61.4 60.9 61.1 61.1 61.3
Ireland 51.0 55.3 55.9 52.7 50.1 49.2 49.1 46.9 36.8 38.0 36.4 35.3 34.6
Israel 54.6 55.4 53.6 53.3 53.6 53.1 52.1 51.6 51.8 52.3 53.2 53.9 53.3
Italy 59.6 59.4 60.1 59.1 57.7 57.8 57.9 57.4 58.0 60.0 61.5 61.7 61.8
Kazakhstan 51.2 48.1 50.2 50.5 47.8 47.3 43.8 43.7 43.8 40.7 40.4 40.1 40.0
Kyrgyzstan 40.4 38.3 40.1 40.7 39.9 41.4 42.2 39.6 39.1 40.6 37.3 36.4 34.0
Latvia 50.6 55.2 54.0 49.3 44.7 45.3 48.0 49.3 51.7 53.0 54.4 55.0 57.0
Lithuania 47.4 49.3 50.3 45.8 43.9 43.0 44.6 44.2 47.7 47.8 50.3 50.9 52.7
Luxembourg 52.5 55.1 58.6 54.8 53.5 55.2 54.2 53.3 54.7 53.4 55.0 55.7 55.8
Malta 51.9 50.6 50.6 48.6 50.9 50.7 51.1 49.1 47.4 49.5 48.7 49.6 50.9
Montenegro 45.9 45.8 47.5 46.4 46.3 47.2 46.3 46.6 46.4 46.5 46.3 46.3 46.4
Netherlands 63.3 63.0 66.8 65.4 65.4 64.8 65.2 65.5 63.1 63.6 62.2 61.4 61.5
North Macedonia 42.1 44.4 47.6 47.8 46.8 46.0 42.4 43.5 43.3 43.7 45.0 44.5 44.1
Norway 46.4 46.2 51.9 49.1 46.9 46.7 48.7 50.3 52.0 53.8 51.7 50.2 52.9
Poland 47.4 49.8 48.1 48.0 46.5 47.1 46.8 47.3 46.6 48.9 47.6 49.1 49.3
Portugal 62.4 62.8 63.8 62.2 59.9 59.6 59.2 56.7 54.5 53.9 55.1 54.7 55.0
Republic of Moldova 56.0 58.6 62.1 55.7 53.6 56.7 54.7 53.3 56.5 55.3 45.2 46.9 43.8
Romania 40.9 42.9 40.9 44.0 40.1 40.3 39.6 39.9 40.3 44.1 43.6 44.2 43.9
Russian Federation 50.4 52.1 57.9 53.6 47.5 47.9 50.2 51.3 50.9 52.2 52.0 51.9 52.1
Serbia 59.3 57.9 55.7 54.1 52.0 51.8 50.8 50.7 50.4 49.0 48.9 48.1 49.3
Slovakia 43.6 45.5 47.9 46.1 46.7 45.1 48.1 48.4 48.5 50.0 51.1 51.9 53.4
Slovenia 56.4 56.2 60.0 61.2 58.8 59.4 60.3 59.3 58.5 59.0 57.3 57.4 58.0
Spain 62.3 64.8 64.8 64.0 62.6 61.5 59.0 58.3 59.3 58.2 56.8 56.8 57.3
Sweden 55.7 56.3 54.6 53.7 53.5 57.3 58.0 56.8 55.3 55.2 54.5 54.7 54.7
Switzerland 66.1 66.5 68.3 66.3 66.6 67.9 68.7 68.6 68.6 68.4 68.9 67.8 68.8
Tajikistan 18.3 16.4 18.8 19.2 18.6 19.2 20.9 22.0 22.4 21.8 21.6 21.2 21.2
Türkiye 33.9 34.4 35.2 35.3 34.7 35.6 35.1 36.4 36.6 40.4 38.4 39.1 39.2
Turkmenistan 46.0 45.5 46.8 46.4 45.6 46.2 46.3 46.3 46.9 47.0 46.9 47.0 47.0
Ukraine 59.2 59.6 59.7 60.6 59.6 61.2 61.0 54.6 46.1 43.0 46.0 48.5 50.9
United Kingdom 60.1 59.1 59.7 59.3 58.2 57.6 57.7 57.5 56.4 56.6 56.8 56.5 57.4
United States 60.8 60.9 59.7 58.8 58.7 58.5 58.0 58.1 58.6 58.4 58.4 58.3 58.2
Uzbekistan 41.1 41.2 41.5 41.6 41.4 41.6 41.4 41.5 41.3 41.2 36.3 35.9 35.8
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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