Baku. Agshin Rafigoglu – APA-Economics. As of September 1, 2016, number of hired workers in Azerbaijan’s economy made 1,520,200, of which 887,800 are in state sector, 632,400 in non-state sector.
According to State Statistical Committee, 22% hired workers worked in education, 18.8% in trade, repair of transport facilities, 12.9% in industry, 8.8% in medical and social service for population, 6.8% in construction, 4.6% in transport and storehouse, 3.6% in professional, scientific and technical activity, 3.1% in agriculture, forestry and fishery, 1.7% in finance and insurance and 10.7% in other spheres.
Average monthly salary of the hired workers rose 6.2% to AZN 488.7.