In detail, the percentage of Kuwaitis in government jobs increases to 77%, which leads to a decrease in the number of expatriates.
The Central Bureau of Statistics revealed that the volume of employment in the government sector amounted to 420.8 thousand employees, of whom 323.3 thousand were Kuwaitis, or 76.8%, compared to 97.5 thousand non-Kuwaitis (expatriates), at a rate of 23.2%, according to the situation on June 30, 2020, and these figures show the successive decrease in the number of expatriate workers. In the government sector, in return for an increase in the number of citizens, in implementation of the state’s vision of localizing jobs and replacing them.
It is noteworthy that, based on the statistics of government sector workers, of which Alanba obtained a copy, the number of workers in the government sector has been divided into the various entities within this sector. The volume of employment in ministries and government departments that includes 29 entities has reached 334 thousand employees, of whom 259 are One thousand Kuwaiti citizens, by 77.5%, and the ministries of education and health acquired more than half of the total number of workers in the aforementioned ministries and government departments, as the number of workers in the Ministry of Education reached 119.8 thousand, or 35.8% of the total employees in the ministries, and the number of workers in the Ministry of Health reached 61.9 thousand workers, representing 18.5 As for the percentage of Kuwaitis working for them, it reached 76.1% and 43.5% of the total employment for each agency, respectively.
According to the statistics, the number of workers in agencies and institutions with an attached budget, which includes 21 agencies, reached 38.4 thousand workers, of whom 33.2 thousand are Kuwaitis, accounting for 86.5%, and it is noticed that about 61.4% of the total employees in these agencies work in the following agencies: Kuwait University employs 6.8 thousand workers at a rate 17.7%, Kuwait Municipality employs 6.9 thousand workers by 18%, the Public Authority for Applied Education and Training employs 4.9 thousand workers by 13%, and the Fire Service Department employs 4.9 thousand workers by 12.7%.
The percentage of Kuwaitis to the total number of workers in these four (aforementioned) agencies ranged from 70% to 99.2%.
As for the volume of employment in the bodies and institutions with independent budgets, which include 16 entities, the total number of employees reached 19.6 thousand, of whom 11.6 thousand are Kuwaitis, or 59.4%.
Kuwait Airways ranked first, employing 6,915 employees with a rate of 35.2%, followed by the Public Institution for Social Security, which acquired 2,170 exploiters by 11%. As for the percentage of Kuwaitis to the total employees in each of them, it reached 14.2% in «Kuwait. And 94.8% in "Social Insurance".
The statistic indicated that the volume of employment in fully owned state-owned companies, which includes 16 companies, amounted to 28.33 thousand workers, of whom 19.3 thousand are Kuwaitis, or 68.3%. It is noted that about 73.8% of the total employees in these companies work in the oil sector as follows: Kuwait Oil Company works It has 10.4 thousand workers, and the Kuwait National Petroleum Company employs 5.5 thousand workers, so that the total number of workers in the two companies is about 16 thousand. Finally, the Kuwaiti Flour Mills and Bakeries Company employs 4.9 thousand workers.
It should be noted that there are big differences in the percentage of Kuwaitis to the total employees of the three aforementioned companies, as their percentage increases significantly in the Kuwait National Petroleum Company by about 99.3% and slightly decreases in the Kuwait Oil Company, reaching 90.9%, while their percentage decreases significantly in the Mills Company. Kuwaiti flour and bakeries, as their percentage did not exceed 3.6% of the total employees of the company.