Private firm dynamics and job creation in Tunisia 1996-2010

A recent joint study of Tunisian firm dynamics by the INS and the World Bank underscores the need for urgent policy reforms to catalyze job creation and firm growth.. Making unprecedented use of the Tunisian Business Register, a high-quality database containing information on all non-agricultural private sector enterprises in Tunisia, this study examined firm performance in terms of job creation and productivity. It highlights that the Tunisian private sector suffers from ‘structural stagnation’, which reflects low competitiveness and productivity, with limited growth opportunities.

Tunisia in Figures 2019

This booklet "Tunisia in Figures 2019" is designed as a publication for a simple and regular use; This booklet includes demographic, social and economic information about Tunisia. This edition refers to data for the year 2019. It gives a brief overview on the annual evolution of key economic and social indicators.