This report is the source of information on the distribution of employment and earnings, newly recruited workers, job vacancies and number of employees in the formal sector of employment at regional level.
The findings show that the total number of employees in the formal sector in Tanzania Mainland was 1,858,969 in 2013; this is an increase of 308,951 employees from 1,550,018 recorded in2012.
The majority of employees were employed in the private sector (1,233,068 private and 625,902 public). Adult male employees accounted for 62.7 percent of total adult employees as compared to adult female employees who were about one third (37.3%) of total adult employees in 2013.The results further show that 77.9 percent of total youth aged between 15 and 24 years were employed in the private sector in 2013. Persons with disability were 0.3 percent of total regular employees in 2013.